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Buddhism: An Overview
BUDDHISM, as recognized by its million followers in the eastern and western world, is both a religion and a philosophy. It originated from the teachings of Siddhartha Gautama who become the Supreme Buddha.
Religions >> Buddhism
Mother Of The Gods And The Father Of The Gael
There is no surviving, or as yet translated, Creation story within Irish mythology. We learn from the Lebor Gabala Erenn, a text from the Christian Middle Ages, of the Tuatha De Danann, or "People of the Goddess Danu", who came to Ireland either...
Deities & Heros >> Celtic, Welsh, Irish & Brittish
Rituals, invocations and sacred space
"There is a single main definition of the object of all magickal Ritual. It is the uniting of the Microcosm with the Macrocosm. The Supreme and Complete Ritual is therefore the Invocation of the Holy Guardian Angel; or, in the language of the Mysticism,...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
Magick >> Rituals
Everyday is Sacred
Throughout history, people of nature religions found something sacred everywhere they looked. There was no clear-cut boundary between what was religious and what was not, what was magical and what was not. Examples of this can be found all over Europe, where...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
The 14 Precepts of Tiep Hien Buddhism
Buddhism is not one. The teaching of Buddhism is many. When Buddhism enters one country, that country always acquires a new form of Buddhism. Buddhism, in order to be Buddhism, must be suitable, appropriate to the psychology and the culture of the society...
Religions >> Buddhism
Sacred Space: Circles and Altars
The magic circle or sphere is a well-defined, non-physical temple. There are two main types -- those used by ceremonial magicians are designed to protect the magician from the forces he or she raises. Our circles are used to create sacred space to commune...
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual

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'Children's Corner': Buddhism, Goats, And Sacred Places
'Children's Corner': Buddhism, Goats, And Sacred Places. By Sam Manno • 7 hours ago. ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email · Michael, now a senior in high school, imitating a meditation pose at the Garden.
Professor Reflects on Fulbright Work in Indonesia
Academic research requires meticulous discipline, but it often leads to unexpected adventures. In 2015, Karma Lekshe Tsomo, PhD, a University of San Diego Theology and Religious Studies professor of Buddhist studies, received a Fulbright Senior Scholar ...
Bhutan residents celebrate royal birth by planting 108000 trees
The number of 108,000 was selected because 108 is a sacred number in Buddhism. ... The 48,400-square-yard garden will be a place where tourists can plant “happiness trees,” with the aim of having trees representing each country on the planet.
Did wildlife refuge standoff hurt Oregon's image? Maybe just a little
“Oregon can't seem to get their Christians under control,” says Ella Havard Fitzbag of Whitewright, Texas, who considered visiting the state in June with her sister, a Buddhist nun, “but her head is shaved and she wears robes. It would not be ...
Hemp Walls Saved India's Ancient Ellora Caves
9 Sacred Sites You Won't Believe Exist. The Ellora caves were built between the 6th and 11th centuries, A.D.

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