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- Looking For The Hub Of The Sacreed Wheel: Part 1
- It is often said that all paths are like spokes on a wheel. We start at the rime and follow a spoke to the hub of central truth from which all paths arise and to which they all return. Those of you who've been following my articles should also know that to a...
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- How The Major Arcana and The Tibetan Book of The Dead can work together
- There are some striking complements to the Major Arcana of the Tarot and the Tibetan Book of the Dead. They are a nice enhancement to the meanings of these powerful cards. I claim no expertise on Buddhism but I found the resonance and compatibility to Tarot...
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Bodhisattva is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Bodhisattva books and related discussion.
Suggested Pdf Resources
- The Vows of Bodhisattva Samantabhadra
- in perfection, as a Bodhisattva may also be a Buddha, who renounces.
- 37 practices of a Bodhisattva
- The Thirty-Seven Practices of a Bodhisattva. By Ngulchu Gyalsas Thogmed Zangpo (1245 - 1369).
- The Thirty-Seven Practices of Bodhisattvas
- The Thirty-Seven Practices of Bodhisattvas. By Ngülchu Thogme Zangpo. Homage to Lokeshvaraya!
- The Genesis of the Bodhisattva Ideal
- bodhisattva, who was to become the Buddha Gautama, and the former Buddha.
- THE BODHISATTVA PATH
- THE BODHISATTVA PATH. Professor Russell Kirkland. Department of Religion.
Suggested News Resources
- In a new book, “The Bodhisattva's Brain: Buddhism Naturalized,'' Flanagan argues Buddhism matters not just for practical reasons, but for philosophical ones.
- Steely Dan reels in St. Louis fans at Fox show
- Though he stayed rooted to one spot, guitarist Jon Herington turned in one stunning performance after another, most notably on "Black Friday," "My Old School" and the lickety-split "Bodhisattva.
- Relics of religious tolerance
- A standing Bodhisattva Maitreya (3rd-4th century AD) made from grey schist. Right: Vision of a Buddha's Paradise' (4th century AD) made from light grey schist.
- Museum exhibit highlights Pakistan's Buddhist roots
- A carving of a standing Bodhisattva bears drapery and folds reminiscent of what you might find in classical art; another flaunts a chiseled torso reminiscent of, well, a Greek god, Chiu said.
- Buddhism: The Most Accurate World Religion?
- In The Bodhisattva's Brain: Buddhism Naturalized , Owen Flanagan, a distinguished philosopher at Duke, argues that this practical approach to Buddhism misses the point. Buddhism matters not just for practical reasons, but for philosophical ones.
Suggested Web Resources
- Bodhisattva - Steely Dan - YouTube
- Sep 14, 2008 Steely Dan!
- What Is Bodhisattva?
- In Tibetan Buddhism, a Bodhisattva is anyone who is motivated by compassion and seeks enlightenment not only for him/herself but also for everyone...
- bodhisattva: Definition from Answers.com
- bodhisattva n. Buddhism An enlightened being who, out of compassion, forgoes nirvana in order to save others.