I think he went commando. I also heard that he drank the blood of babies given to him in offering from the poor peasant field workers to whom he promised their enlightenment in return.
--- In Zen_Forum@yahoogroups.com, "Dave" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > > "cid830" <summitjags@> wrote:And I thought the Buddha had left his > wealth (and family) behind in search of the cause of and relief from > suffering.> > > He left his money behind in a bank. Obviously somebody was paying for > his meals and buying him clean underwear during nine years when the > Buddha was not working. If he left all his money behind, then who paid > for all that food?? Someone told a lie somewhere in the story. > ------------------------------------ Current Book Discussion: any Zen book that you recently have read or are reading! Talk about it today!Yahoo! Groups Links <*> To visit your group on the web, go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/ <*> Your email settings: Individual Email | Traditional <*> To change settings online go to: http://groups.yahoo.com/group/Zen_Forum/join (Yahoo! ID required) <*> To change settings via email: mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] mailto:[EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> To unsubscribe from this group, send an email to: [EMAIL PROTECTED] <*> Your use of Yahoo! Groups is subject to: http://docs.yahoo.com/info/terms/