L ron hubbard attached himself and his teachings to numerous religious traditions at various times, but one of the most bizarre was his claim to be the coming of a foretold buddhist messiah the maitreya is a sort of buddhist second coming, an enlightened one who will come in the future to succeed the present buddha (the fat, laughing. Browse online personals in hubbard personals hubbard is your #1 online resource for finding a date in hubbard with our free online personal ads, you can find loads of available singles in ohio.
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Maitreya (), metteyya (), is regarded as a future buddha of this world in buddhist eschatologyin some buddhist literature, such as the amitabha sutra and the lotus sutra, he is referred to as ajita according to buddhist tradition, maitreya is a bodhisattva who will appear on earth in the future, achieve complete enlightenment, and teach the pure dharma.
Hubbard promoting himself through his advance magazine as buddha's successor the goal of buddhism has always been to perceive reality for what it is, and to help transcend all illusions including the illusion of self or individuality unfortunately, this was unacceptable to hubbard, whose effort was to empower his individuality to the utmost.
According to jamie hubbard, professor of religion and the yehan numata lecturer in buddhist studies, the answer lies, in large part, in a series of faculty appointments—not only in the religion department but also in philosophy, art history and anthropology—that converged into a special strength in buddhism.