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Brahma's Book Knowledge


#1

Brahmas are said to be able to hold up to multiple hundred world systems in their sphere of knowing, does this include the online contents of DSC and all book knowledge of the world (inlc. tipiṭaka) … ? Wouldn’t that be something?


#2

What about nigantanataputta’s omniscience? Or the Buddha’s selective omniscience?


#3

Wouldn’t recommend aspiring for his kind of knowledge …

I believe it potentially being plausibly possible for the Buddha also to know these kind of details, of course far beyond of the range of a Brahma. The Hindu monk Vivekananda is said to have gotten knowledge of books without ever opening them. So what to say of a Buddha …

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