[Buddha-l] Mindfulness: Getting Its Share of Attention
James A Stroble
stroble at hawaii.edu
Thu Nov 7 00:57:14 MST 2013
On Thu, 07 Nov 2013 08:44:24 +0100
Joy Vriens <joy.vriens at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yes, throughout the history of religions we see how (new) mainstream
> religions borrow from other religions and integrate elements of it,
> after having removed the incompatible bits, if necessary adapting the
> general narrative framework. Mindfulness has now been approved by the
> new mainstream religion, capitalism.
Ah ha! Now the "Buddhist Warfare" movement makes sense to me!
Mindfulness without the mindfulness, easier to sell!
James Andy Stroble
Leeward Community College
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