Red State Vihara Again

The Buddha

On the one hand, the Buddha was very clear that “householders,” his generic term for regular people who chose not to become monks or nuns and follow him around, which usually involved giving up all of your property, were perfectly capable of awakening as the Buddha did.

On the other hand, it seems obvious that having a specific place set aside for meditation in groups and meditation instruction is a good idea. The nun/monk…

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