“We just wanted to save our people, but maybe many people just want to die like dogs and pigs in the hands of the enemy,” the monk said.
“Even if we are banned, that doesn’t mean we will disappear,” the monk said Saturday. “We will continue to do what we can to protect our race and religion.”
Lots of clinging in that last statement. Just a reminder that while we tend to hold Buddhism to superior standards,the people who attach the label to them are still humans with great human flaws. We talk a lot about what Christians do wrong, but we best not ignore those under our own umbrella.
Thought this may be of some interest......