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All your questions will be answered, and you may not have to agree with the answers. Such is the beauty of Buddhism. I follow the Theravada tradition, and have been studying Buddhism for more than 50 years. As I am not a Buddhist scholar, I answer in simple language, and I prefer answering general questions rather than textual.

Experience in the area

I was brought up in the 50's as a Buddhist. For the past 50 years I have read numerous books on Buddhism and listened to numerous talks on Buddhism by well-respected and learned monks and lay teachers. I have conducted Buddhist classes for parents of Sunday School children in a Theravada Buddhist Temple. My teacher was the late Chief Reverend, The Ven. K Sri Dhammananda of The Brickfields Buddhist Mahavihara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. You can view the relevant website in memory of my revered late teacher @ http://www.ksridhammananda.com and my blog posting at http://blackandwhite999.blogspot.com/2008/08/my-revered-teacher.html

Organizations

I am a life member of the Buddhist Missionary Society Malaysia.

Publications

YOU ARE INVITED TO VISIT MY BLOG @ http://lifeislikethat999.blogspot.com/ Published a book called "The Rainbow And The Treasure". It is a compilation of extracts from various sources to introduce Buddhism to beginners. (Currently out of print)

Education/Credentials

Bachelor of Commerce And Administration, Victoria University Of Wellington, NZ.(1974)

What do you still hope to achieve/learn in this field?

By sharing my knowledge I can learn more in the process.

Something interesting about this subject that others may not know:

That we have a powerful mind which can release us from the shackles of ignorance and fear. That all answers to life can be found within ourselves.

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Recent Answers from Justin Choo

2017-03-23 lost and found:

Hi David,     Buddhists undertake to observe the basic 5 precepts to their best ability.  They are:    The Five Precepts:    1. Panatipata veramani sikkhapadam samadiyami      I undertake the precept to

2017-01-23 Health:

Hi James,    Buddhism is about how to live a wholesome life in peace with oneself and with others.    I would say that there is no way the mind can tell the person about his or her medical condition. The

2017-01-20 Inner Peace:

Hi Jenna,  Actually this site is about answering questions on Buddhism.  Your question is out of the scope.  However, since you asked here, I would say the appropriate word may be "Shanti" or the universal

2016-12-10 Death:

Hi elena  My laptop is out of order. I am using my cheap mobile so need to be a bit brief. You can ask followup qns after this. I shall answer qns 2,3 and 4 first.    2  Self is a manifestation of our

2016-12-10 10 million multiplier:

Hi Stella,    Lha Bab Duchen is a Tibetan Buddhist holy day.  I practise the Theravada tradition.  Let me put it this way.  The Buddha's pristine teachings are about how to live a harmless and peaceful

 

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