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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
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
I entrust myself to earth, Earth entrusts herself to me. I entrust myself to Buddha, Buddha entrusts herself to me. In Buddhism, there are three gems: Buddha, the awakened one; Dharma, the way of understanding and loving; and Sangha, the community that lives...
Religions >> Buddhism
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
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
Select Cross-Cultural and Historical Personifications of Death
This extensive introduction includes some of the more well known, along with some lesser known Death "incarnations", and I use that term loosely, as in many cultures, the Angel of Death can be quite an adept shapeshifter. We have tried to cull...
Mystic Sciences >> Necromantic Studies

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Pali Buddhist Dictionary
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Glossary of Buddhist Terms
Glossary of Buddhist Terms. - A.
Buddhist Terms
Buddhist Terms Excerpts From SGI President Ikeda's Lecture Series
Buddhist Terms. Gongyo: The Practice for Oneself.
Vocabulary Exam (REL210): Basic Buddhist Terms in Sanskrit 1
Instructions: Choose one definition for each basic Buddhist term. 1. Abhidharma: 1) Understanding the doctrine of haplessness.

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A Chat with Rebecca Chop: Sacred Centers and Valuing Community
And then, after the night service and before the morning one, the communities observed what Buddhism terms 'The Great Silence,' or the general demeanor of restricting conversations. Rituals begin and end our days.

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Glossary of Buddhism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Several Buddhist terms and concepts lack direct translations into English that cover the breadth of the original term.
A Glossary of Pali and Buddhist Terms
Glossary that covers many Pali words and technical Buddhist terms.
A Buddhist Glossary
This glossary, which originally accompanies the introductory text, Oneness, provides a fair number of essential Buddhist terms. Hope it is useful for you!
Buddhist Glosssary: Buddhist Words And Meanings
This is a practical Glossary of Buddhist Terms in the Theravada (Hinayana), Mahayana, and Vajrayana Traditions.
Buddhist Terms

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