The Four Divine Abodes and Fraternity: A Theravada Perspective

  • Ven. Sumana Barua Wat Thai Buddhist Temple, Los Angeles

Abstract

We find in the teachings of the Buddha the “four divine abodes” that define how Buddhists should relate to one another. The kinds of relations described by the Buddha in these teachings provide a method for building relationships that Pope Francis describes as “fraternal.”

Published
2020-05-26
Section
Fraternity as the Way Forward