As a parent and grandparent I find what these men are doing with this child disturbing.
Filed under Buddhism
Tagged as #pulpbuddhism
Apart from the obvious psychological impact on this child-king, I see here symbolically the main reason for the degeneration of Tibetan Buddhism: the regression of the message that represents the life of the Buddha.
All these tulkus are not future Buddhas but future Siddharta princes.
And sangha becomes an assembly of courtiers, especially in the West which has a long tradition in this field .
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