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Buddha, the enlightened one, is primarily referred to Siddhartha Sakyamuni Gautama, the historical founder of Buddhism. He was a prince of a small kingdom in Kalinga (now Orissa), Northern India.
Religion & Philosophy >> Philosophy
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
Buddha and Reiki: A Personal Experience
The Buddha and Reiki are in a beautiful way related in my life. Perhaps not so amazing, since the man who discovered Reiki, Mikao Usui, was a Japanese Buddhist. About three years ago I bought a bronze with gold plated Buddha statue in Ladakh. It sits on my...
Body Mysteries >> Reiki
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...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions
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...
Religions >> Buddhism
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
Bibles Do Not Equal Wisdom
Bibles do not equal wisdom. In other words, all forms of spiritual text no matter how eloquently stated, cannot actually grant wisdom to the reader, merely through the act of reading. Words are only the representations of things, but not the things themselves....
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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3 of the most unusual-yet-beautiful Buddha statues in the world
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Moghalmari Buddha Statue May Have Worn Gold Crown
"We feel it was part of the main Buddha statue of the vihara. Gold ornaments were normally not part of Buddha statues. But the Vajrayana sect of Buddhism worshipped what was known as the Crown Buddha.
Mathura police arrests man with Rs 5 cr Buddha statue
AGRA: In a major operation, Mathura police on Wednesday arrested two persons who were allegedly trying to sell an astadhatu (an alloy of eight metals) statue of Gautam Buddha. According to police, one of accused Ramkisan Upadhyay is a priest at a local ...
Keeping tabs on Buddha's figure
Chan Sim is a small man with a long white beard. He wears square spectacles, which he perches on the end of his nose when he leafs through the handbook on statue design that he helped compile back in 2013. Sim has just completed a particularly large ...
23, 2016 (Xinhua) -- People stick gold foils to Buddha statues as a means of Makha Bucha veneration at Wat Hua Lamphong in Bangkok, Thailand, Feb. 22, 2016. As one of Thailand's most important Buddhist festivals, Makha Bucha is observed every full ...

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