Saturday, November 1, 2008

Buddhist Personality : Patrick Duffy

Name : Patrick Duffy
Nationality : USA
Date Of Birth : 17th March 1949
Profession : Actor

A practising Buddhist for more than 3 decades, he is affiliated to Nichiren Buddhism, a Japanese Buddhist sect. He was introduced to the religion by a woman named Carlyn in 1972 and two years later they got married in a buddhist temple. In1986, Patrick was widely criticized for his lack of sadness and grief over the murder of both his parents but he countered that Buddhits believe everything is impermanent and that his parents had moved on to a better place.