Buddhism and dating

There are ample inferences in His sermons that it is wise and advisable to be faithful to one wife and not to be sensual and to run after other women.

The Buddha realized that one of the main causes of man's downfall is his involvement with other women (Parabhava Sutta).

I think that they're making things a lot more complicated. Here's my level of education and here's how much money I make and here's how important it is to me that I date someone smarter/dumber/richer/more traveled/fatter than me.

You basically take all the spontaneity out of who you can meet.

Some people would say that dating sites are making dating simpler. I am X years old and this is how important it is that my partner be around the same age.

Many people look to Siddhartha Gautama as an example of someone who attained nirvana, a buddha. is devoted to taking an honest look at what we as meditators face in the modern world.

Each week in this column we look at what it might be like if Siddhartha was on his spiritual journey today. Every other week I'll take on a new question and give some advice based on what I think Sid, a fictional Siddartha, would do.

I don't care for superficial anything- Initially I am looking for a solid male friend who knows how to...

I like traveling a lot, play this great game called ingress, and enjoy new experiences.

And I told myself, "Hey, it's no big deal; she was looking for something she'll never be able to find in me."In your situation, Maura, the dinner host's mind was not on the present.

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