Architect Tadao Ando has created a beautiful frame with which to experience the beauty of a giant Buddha sculpture. The post Om-believable Buddha in Rings of Lavender appeared first on Hyperallergic.
The main hall and statues of a century-old Buddhist temple in central Shanghai have been moved 30 metres (100 feet) on rails to ease crowding at the popular site. As many as 100,000 people visit the Jade Buddha Temple every day and Chinese authorities were concerned about overcrowding and the fire risk created by visitors burning incense. Show More Summary
International traffickers have tried many ways to smuggle African rhino horns to Asia, concealing them inside wooden Buddha statues, stashing horn pieces in lobster heads kept in a refrigerated container … Click to Continue »
Craft beer brands from Wicked Weed to Funky Buddha have been inundated with criticism and boycott threats over the last year following the news that they're being acquired by beer industry giants. Now, hip roastery and chain Blue Bottle...Show More Summary
From the time of the Renaissance book on the tree of life pdf, yet the tree does not know itself. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 125: 93, This delicate hand, “nature” and “grace” are heard. The Buddha was not unaware of or unconcerned about this dilemma confronted by his lay disciples, Plant Systematic Evolution […]
The Dalai Lama has joined world leaders and advocates in calling on the Myanmar government to protect the country’s persecuted Rohingya minority, as hundreds of thousands of refugees have fled in recent weeks.
The Tibetan spiritual leader made his comments as hundreds of thousands of refugees are fleeing Buddhist-majority Myanmar.
Monk Thanissaro Bhikkhu, a trained translator of the Buddha's words, reveals seven fake Buddha quotes he's found. See if you're not surprised. The post 7 Things the Buddha Never Said appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The UN human rights chief on Monday slammed Burma's apparent "systematic attack" on the Rohingya minority, warning that "ethnic cleansing" seemed to be underway. "Because Myanmar has refused access to human rights investigatorsShow More Summary
The Dalai Lama has spoken out for the first time about the Rohingya refugee crisis, saying Buddha would have helped Muslims fleeing violence in Buddhist-majority Myanmar. Hundreds of thousands of Rohingya have arrived in Bangladesh in...Show More Summary
Oh boy. There's a new Street Fighter-style fighting game out on Steam, and it's pitting deities from different world religions against each other. In Fight of Gods, players can get Jesus to battle the Buddha, or Zeus to fight it outShow More Summary
What do we really know about Siddhartha Gautama, the historical Buddha? And who are these other Buddhas we sometimes see and hear about? The post Who Was the Buddha? appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Here’s the launch trailer of Fight of Gods, a fighting game putting various deities in an arena for a fight to the death! Your prayers have been answered! For the first time ever, gods, holy spirits and mythological characters from around...Show More Summary
Well, here we are. I was secretly hoping this was some kind of sequel to War Gods, but nope. It's PQube Limited's Fight of Gods, a fighting game where Jesus takes the punch from deities of varying cultural and religious origins likeShow More Summary
There's a lot of crap on Steam. Now, there's some more crap. Steam Early Access game Fight of Gods is an awful-looking 2D fighting game that attempts to answer the eternal playground question: who would win in a fight between Jesus and Buddha? Really. As of today you can actually play as Jesus and beat up Buddha. Read more…
If you threw a dinner party for Jesus, Ganesha, Moses, Zeus, Buddha and Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard, what would you serve? Lamb, obviously. Australian Lamb wants you to go straight for the sheep, with their new spring ad bringing...Show More Summary
They go by many names: “power bowls,” “grain bowls”... even the enlightened-sounding “Buddha bowls.” But no matter what they’re dubbed, we’ve concluded that they’re the ultimate healthy comfor...
Mindfulness is remembrance of Buddha, Dharma and Sangha. This is most easily done by saying and hearing the Buddha's name. Hence the practice of reciting the name has become widespread...
Japanese architect Tadao Ando has encircled a giant 44-foot stone statue of Buddha in a large, landscaped mound covered with lavender in the Makomanai Takino Cemetery in Sapporo, a city in northern Japan. This project was actually completed two years ago in 2015, but photographs and videos of it have only recently been released to […]