Buddhist thought consistently rejects the notion of a creator deity and posits that
mundane deities such as Mahabrahma are misconstrued to be a creator.
The Buddha, like modern sociologists and psychologists, believed that religious
ideas and especially the god idea have their origins in fear. The Buddha says:.
It is often asked if there are gods in Buddhism. The short answer is no, but also
yes, depending on what you mean by "gods." It also is often asked if it is all right ...
Quite contradictory views have been expressed in Western literature on the
attitude of Buddhism toward the concept of God and gods. From a study of the ...
Again, Buddhism is not pantheistic in the sense that it identifies the universe with
God. On the other hand, the Buddhist God is absolute and transcendent; this ...
The Buddhist Attitude to God. by Dr V. A. Gunasekara. Statement made to a. Multi
-religious Seminar. First Published: February 1993. Second Edition: April 1997 ...
May 13, 2011 ... Once, when I was on a live radio show being interviewed by a Christian talk show
host, her first question to me was, “Do you Buddhists believe ...
In Buddhism gods are impermanent higher beings who are still subject to rebirth,
they are not absolute power deities or creators, as in the western use of the ...
Buddhists believe that the ultimate goal in life is to achieve “enlightenment” as
they ... Buddhism also offers an elaborate theology of deities and exalted beings.
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Jan 30, 2011 ... Some people say Buddhism is an atheistic religion. Is it true? This clip attempts to
discuss this topic on the concept of God in Buddhism. Ven.