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Title: Buddha statues
Post by: Jhutter33 on November 02, 2016, 03:25:45 pm
Hello I am brand new here and have begun  learning about Buddhism as well as Hinduism. Is it acceptable to Buddha and Hindu statues side by side let alone in the same room? Thank you and I mean no disrespect by asking. I 
Title: Re: Buddha statues
Post by: Peter Vredeveld on November 03, 2016, 07:55:11 am
Hey there,

As far as I have seen in majority of Hindu houses, there is no problem having images or statues of buddha. i have seen many hindu people having buddha statues aside of hindu gods. so in my opinion there is no harm in doing so.

If you are reading about hinduism and buddhism together, here is a http://www.burmese-art.com/blog (http://www.burmese-art.com/blog) which has information about buddhism and hindu gods. have a look.

 :anjali:
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