In this Buddhadharma, we look at the Buddha's life story, Buddhist-Catholic dialogues at the Vatican, and how Gen X teachers are changing Buddhism. The post Inside the Winter 2015 Buddhadharma magazine appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Rory Lindsay reviews "A Historical Atlas of Tibet," "The Buddha on Wall Street," "Buddhisms: An Introduction," "The Chan Whip Anthology," and more. The post Book Briefs for Winter, 2015 appeared first on Lion's Roar.
All along the Mekong River, the high, craggy limestone cliffs are pocked with innumerable caves. Among this multitude, two stand apart, renowned for their beautifully imperfect contents. Primarily a religious site, the Pak Ou Buddha Caves are located inside a steep rock face that droops over the sacred site like tobacco-stained teeth. Show More Summary
So many of the world's contemplative and religious traditions speak of the Mystery within you and me. Despite being so near, for all practical purposes Buddha mind, the Kingdom of Heaven, or True Nature - however you call it - seems so far from our experience as to be just rumor. Why is this so? To read the post, click >> Two Veils Hide the Mystery Within
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Taking refuge in the Buddha, the dharma and the sangha is something more than a ritual, wrote Chögyam Trungpa Rinpoche. The post The Decision to Become a Buddhist appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Stunning and vibrant paintings depict otherworldly scenes of flying Buddhas and savage deities.
This article originally appeared on Tiny Buddha "Self-control is strength. Right thought is mastery. Calmness is power." -- James Allen I would like to share something personal with you. It's the story of how I first glimpsed what true strength and power is and where they come from. Show More Summary
We live in an era where everyone thinks of themselves as unique, everyone thinks of themselves as special. And perhaps it's always been that way, and that's what the Buddha pointed to as the source of dukkha, the struggle we go through because we have such difficulty dealing with the nature of human life containing this struggle. Show More Summary
(Oakland Park,FL) – It’s back! Funky Buddha‘s most sought after annual release, Maple Bacon Coffee Porter, r… The post The Return of Funky Buddha Maple Bacon Coffee Porter Day appeared first on thefullpint.com.
Indulging in a steaming cup of tea is one of the best health habits that any person can pick up. Tea... The post How Iron Buddha Tea Can Insanely Improve Your Health appeared first on Lifehack.
These four truths are called noble because they liberate us from suffering. They are the Buddha’s basic teaching, encapsulating the entire Buddhist path. The post Buddhism by the Numbers: The Four Noble Truths appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The best of Zen teachers didn't want their students to wrangle over what constituted the Buddha's awakening. Zen was never meant to be a debating society. It is a doctrine of enlightenment according to D.T. Suzuki. It is not through...
In 2010, Wu-Tang Clan producer and mastermind RZA was rummaging through old files on his computer when he came across "Bitches Better Obey Me," an unreleased Ol' Dirty Bastard track produced by RZA and Wu collaborator Buddha Monk in 1994. It was a raw track – as most of the unpredictable, manic rapper's...
Bihar, the Indian state where Buddha attained enlightenment, where the civilization's greatest empires sprang from, and which saw the world's first residential university, yesterday delivered a sharp blow to the ruling BJP. The election loss in the heartland state came after a period of intense debate over tolerance and India's national identity. Show More Summary
Thousands of Tibetan Buddhist monks and nuns recently gathered for the annual Bliss Dharma Assembly in remote China to mark Buddha’s descent from the heavens. The gathering was held at the Larung Wuming Buddhist Institute, widely regarded...Show More Summary
As murky waves lap against the houseboat in Hong Kong harbor, Red Cap Girl lights a candle and prays at her homemade shrine. In front of cutout pictures of a seemingly random assortment of deities that includes Jesus and Buddha, she asks whoever might be listening to protect her and her family....
(Oakland Park, FL) – Craft Food Counter & Kitchen is freshly baked and ready to serve! Funky Buddha Brewery’s fast cas… The post Funky Buddha Brewery Set to Open Craft Food Counter & Kitchen appeared first on thefullpint.com.
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Incorporate these satisfying meals into your repertoire – even if you’re not a vegetarian! 1. Seeds and Greens Bulgur Buddha Salad Having a salad is always a good idea. Sometimes it offers far too few calories to be a complete meal. 2. Vegan Cajun Red Beans and Quinoa Authentic Cajun red beans and rice is one of the fullest-flavored dishes in America.