Are Hinduism and Buddhism really pantheistic?

There are some voices claiming that there is either a Creator which followed the patterns of the Abrahamic religions, or a pantheistic force which allegedly could be found in Hinduism and Buddhism. Actually, there is a common misconception about Pantheism. Pantheism means that God is immanent as “all is God”, and thus, nature and GodContinue reading “Are Hinduism and Buddhism really pantheistic?”

Is the world like an artifact?

Now the two images which have most profoundly influenced western man are: number one – the image of the world as an artifact, like a carpenter’s table or a jar made by a potter. […] The whole of Western thought is profoundly influenced through and through by the idea that all things – all events,Continue reading “Is the world like an artifact?”