brings you another lecture without too many words
Oriental Philosophy Made Simple
Does Dr. Speedbump care? How about three words or less?
Hindus see right through the material world to the divine world. The individual is an illusion. The Supreme Self – “Om” – is the only Being.
Buddha taught that there is no abiding reality. Nothing lasts. An eightfold path leads to salvation, Nirvana.
Your Zen Master ("Ah, Glasshoppah ...") teaches you to clear your mind of analytical thought. Only in stillness can the lake reflect the stars.
The Tao is the force that gives life, order and meaning to all reality. Without effort, like a flowing river, everything is accomplished.
Confucius saw total harmony between the cosmic and the human. Cosmic disturbances have human causes. Confucians thought they understood the Tao and could influence events.
LET’S REVIEW for the final exam:
One; Nothing; Reflect; Flow; Pull.