Do you have any traditions of giving

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    For the Christmas season?
     
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    For Christmas? No. Buddhists have other practices of generosity that are offered regularly.
     
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    Well, our household gives year-around but during the winter months we give more to shelters for the homeless.
    And of course there is Toys-for-Tots a huge favorite charity during Christmas, I mean the holidays, no I mean Christmas.
     
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    spectrumc01 I give you....the TRUTH

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    I quit giving when I looked up how much money the CEO's of the non profit organizations make yearly. Red Cross, United Way, etc. all make six figures. I don't give money to rich folks, they steal enough as it is.

    I give canned food to the local stores whoe distribute to the poor in my community. Charity starts at home.
     
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    I get my brother a cheap sweater each year. It's become a standing joke. kinda fun.
     

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