Is Pierce Hawthorne a Scientologist?
Although his friends in the study group warned him that it was a cult, Pierce remained a devout follower of its teachings. He and his mother both obtained the rank of a Level Five Laser Lotus before they passed away.
Why is Pierce Hawthorne in community college?
In an attempt to cure his malaise, he started several hobbies including traveling the world, moving to Canada during the Vietnam War, becoming a Toastmaster, performing magic, and playing the piano. In 1999 he returned to school to further expand his horizons and enrolled in Greendale Community College.
What is a laser Lotus?
Laser Lotus is a gun that fires piercing lasers. The lasers electrify any water that they pass over.
What is a neo Buddhist?
The Neo Buddhist movement (also known as the Buddhist movement For Dalits, Ambedkarite Buddhist movement or Modern Buddhist movement) is a religious as well as a socio-political movement among Dalits in India which was started by B. R. Ambedkar.
Why did Pierce get banned from Greendale?
Pierce is banned from campus for sexual harassment, but is still there in spirit (or rather, hologram form, telling people that the place is crappy, but still better than not being there).
Why did Dr Ambedkar burn manusmriti?
Over 90 years ago, Dr BR Ambedkar burned the ‘Manusmriti’ on December 21, 1927, during the famous ‘Mahad Satyagraha’. Called ‘Manusmriti Dahan Divas’, this was done to protest against the religious ideals that advocate untouchability against the lower classes.
What Buddha taught Ambedkar?
Ambedkar describes Buddha’s doctrine to be one of absolute detachment. In the view of Buddha, happiness should come before the desire to achieve salvation of the soul. One must seek happiness by “being in Samsara while he is alive”. The salvation of the soul was a foreign concept to Buddha’s doctrine, states Ambedkar.