The core claim of Buddhism is that your most basic perception of reality can change drastically, not solving all of your problems, but allowing you to see them not as problems, in an instant.

Sounds crazy.

This is not the gross illogic of Christianity.

This is the most logical claim ever. It is fully consistent with Einstein’s claim that matter is just energy slowed way down, that the two are interchangeable in some sense.

Humans often like to flatter ourselves that we are very logical creatures, some of us do…