In English atman is usually translated as self and anatman as no-self. However these definitions are problematic. Unfortunately, there are … Continue reading In Buddhism, how can you make the choice to free yourself from samsara if no fundamental “you” exists?
You cannot take a physical path away from samsara. Samsara will follow you, because it is a condition of the … Continue reading Sometimes I feel like taking off into the woods forever. How Do I Cope with Samsara and Still Be Content?
First, we must look at the word Self. The Sanskrit word that gets translated to Self in English is atman. … Continue reading If there is no Self in Buddhism, what continues after death?