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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

Buddhism is described in multiple online sources, as addition to our editors' articles, see section below for printable documents, Buddhism books and related discussion.

Suggested Pdf Resources

Pali Buddhist Dictionary
Manual of Buddhist Terms & Doctrines Buddhist doctrinal terms, used in the Pāli Canon and its .
An Introduction . What is Kadampa Buddhism? Kadampa Buddhism is a special tradition of Mahayana.
Is Buddhism Really Nontheistic? B. Alan Wallace Presented at the
Introduction to Buddhism
Introduction to. Buddhism. By Thomas Knierim.
Introduction to Buddhism
Buddhism, one of the major world religions, began in India around the sixth century, B.C.E.

Suggested News Resources

China Trying 3 Monks in Self-Immolation Case
In April, China said it had started conducting “legal education” on monks at the monastery because the monks there had disobeyed Tibetan Buddhism rules and disrupted local order. Chinese officials had also put the monastery under guard.
Monks bless possible Pataskala temple site
Showe donated 7.8 acres on Blacks Road as part of the effort to build the Columbus Buddhism Center.
Vanished Buddhist site rediscovered in Pakistan
PTI A Gandhara Buddhist site, which was lost to the world due to neglect after it was excavated more than a century ago, has been rediscovered in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar.
By Joshua Rothman Is Buddhism right? BUDDHISM IS in vogue in the West, partly because Buddhist practices, especially meditation, are popularly associated with contentment and well-being.
Chinese-Backed Panchen Lama Concludes Disputed Gansu Visit
The Panchen Lama is the second ranking spiritual leader in Tibetan Buddhism. But many Tibetans reject the current lama because of the way he was chosen.

Suggested Web Resources

Buddhism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Basics of Buddhism
A simple introduction to the religion and the basic tenets of Buddhists. From PBS.
A Basic Buddhism Guide: 5 Minute Introduction
What is Buddhism? Buddhism is a religion to about 300 million people around the world. The word comes from 'budhi', 'to awaken'.
An Introduction to Buddhism
Explores the history of Buddhism and its basic tenets.
The religion of Buddhism
Mar 17, 2011 Outline of Buddhist beliefs and practises from "Religious Tolerance" site.

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