QUESTION: Can you explain "Buddha Nature"? SHORT ANSWER: Buddha nature is no nature. ANSWER: Buddha nature is no nature. Different writers use the concept in different ways, so to elucidate...
"To think otherwise is to demean the Buddha — which is to demean oneself."Wrote Robert Pirsig, the author of "Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance," who died yesterday at the age of 88.
We fundamentally have the awakened or Buddha-nature. It’s other name is ?tman or in Pali, att?. "The ?tman is the Tathagatagarbha. All beings possess a Buddha Nature: this is what the ?tman is. This ?tman, from the start, is always....
The capital of Thailand is known for many things. Golden buddhas. Sunny weather. Pretty, sweeping temples. But one of Bangkok’s most celebrated attributes is its street food. Tiny stalls fill nearly every corner, and night markets give the adventurous eater a chance to sample one or two or five or six snacks in just one stroll […]
Neither the words of the Buddha nor Zen...
"Game of the Century" It was quite an experience to watch [Bobby Fischer] during the critical stage of the game. There he sat like a little Buddha, showing his moves with the calm regularity of an automaton.Hans Kmoch, "Game of the Century," Chess Review (December 1956)Hans Kmoch, as manager for the Manhattan Chess Club, directed tournaments there. Show More Summary
Thich Nhat Hanh teaches that by looking deeply we develop insight into impermanence and no self. These are the keys to the door of reality. All authentic practices of the Buddha carry within them three essential teachings called the Dharma Seals. Show More Summary
heancientwayoflife: ~ Head of Buddha. Date: A.D. 5th–6th century Place of origin:Afghanistan (probably Hadda) Medium: Stucco with traces of paint.
Library: Member Essays Women Buddhas: A Short List of Female Saints, Teachers and Practitioners in Tibetan Buddhism Venerable Bhikshuni Mahaprajapati Gautama Thousands of essays, articles, and papers online. A wide variety of essay topics covered.
Jaimal Yogis, the author and surfer behind "Saltwater Buddha" and his forthcoming memoir, "All Our Waves Are Water," on riding Buddhism’s three big waves. The post A Surfer’s Guide to Buddhism’s Three Vehicles appeared first on Lion's Roar.
I FORGOT TO GET HIM SOMETHING: The Tradition of Buddha’s Birthday.
“Every experience, no matter how bad it seems, holds within it a blessing of some kind. The goal is to find it.” – Buddha There’s certainly no shortage of experiences in the world. In fact, each of us has dozens of them every day. Some, of […]
Buddha was the archetypal MGTOW. Even though he was born to a life of wealth and power, he left his wife and son, lived and preached a minimalist path to enlightenment, enjoyed a long and happy life of contemplation, and died in his sleep after eating a nice meal of pork while traveling. Show More Summary
The May 2017 issue of Lion’s Roar magazine features advice from 11 leading Buddhist teachers on how to meditate like the Buddha. The post Inside the May 2017 Lion’s Roar Magazine appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Last year, Danish niche brand ZarkoPerfume introduced Ménage à Trois, plus three new perfume serums that have been "matured in small wooden French barrels, the insides of which are medium-roasted": Supercharged Molécule, Oud Couture and Buddha Wood...
Through Mahamudra meditation, says Dzogchen Ponlop Rinpoche, we relax into the emptiness, clarity, and awareness of ever-present buddha wisdom. The post How to Do Mahamudra Meditation appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Even though the women visit a Buddha in this episode of The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills, titled "Big Buddha Brawl," they can't seem to find any peace with each other. The feud forces some of the ladies to take sides and others to go at each other's throats -- which, if you ask me, sounds just like a Tuesday to these folks.
Having withstood time, the elements, looters and war, a spectacular Buddha restored and removed from one of Afghanistan's most dangerous regions is to make its public debut in the country's national museum.