How Buddhist ‘No-Self’ Can Solve Social Problems

What if the self was a sliding scale? What if YOU solved some problems, the FAMILY solved others, and the COMMUNITY and NATION did their part? Different ‘selves’ for different solutions. Today (white) people treat everything as a personal problem and this obviously doesn’t work.

Indrajit Samarajiva is a writer living in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Sign up for my newsletter at www.indi.ca, and you can reach me at indi@indi.ca.

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