could they accept Milarepa? What would happen to him in the modern world?
Many traditional Buddhist ways are no long acceptable? Therefore of course people are going to find many things unacceptable. People in our society are publically hounded and ridiculed. Noone is spared, look at what happened to Lady Diana. She spent near the end of her life touring minefields whilst being mocked and then killed. Anyone who is religious is detested before they even have a chance to introduce themselves let alone explain what their religion is.