sentient beings (was: experimental crocodile phonology questions)
|From:||Benct Philip Jonsson <bpj@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, October 23, 2004, 16:29|
> P.S. When the Buddhists speak of the Buddha saving all sentient
> beings, they are not referring just to humans, but to all animate
Indeed we do, but observe that the Tibetan term _sems.chan_ means
"having mind". Plants have rudimentary powers of sensation,
but no minds -- said the Buddha.
Benct Philip Jonsson -- melroch at melroch dot se
Solitudinem faciunt pacem appellant!