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Sunday, April 03, 2005

Notes in Samsara: Prominent American Buddhists: The strange case of Dr. Lenz...

As mentioned in the comments to my Big Mind post a while back, this article digs deeper into "The strange case of Dr. Lenz"

While he's been dead for a few years, the story Frederick Lenz is another cautionary tale for those that would consider taking up a study of the Dharma.

Lenz was, as I read it, a narcissist and exploited those around him. And his espousal of Buddhism seemed to have done little to affect his own day to day behavior.

This is just one of many interesting articles at Notes in Samsara.


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