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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...
Religions >> Buddhism
Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana
What is the History of Reiki?
Usui Shiki Ryoho: The Usui System of Natural Healing Ancient Origins The Development of Usui Reiki Dr. Mikao Usui Dr. Chujiro Hayashi Hawayo Takata Mrs. Takata Talks about Reiki (transcript) Usui Shiki Ryoho: The Usui System of Natural Healing Reiki In Japan...
Body Mysteries >> Reiki
An Open Letter To The Pagan Community
The following is an "Open Letter" to the Pagan Community from one of the nations "top" Buddhists (in a non-hierarchical way) and appeared in the Winter '93-'94 Green Egg. Since it's an "Open Letter" I doubt I'm stomping on anyone'...
Paganism & Wicca >> Daily Life
Religions >> Buddhism
Lavender: Solace and Majestic
Lavender, the Herb of Air, My friend when I am in despair. I ask Earth's blessing to bestow, As I tend and watch you grow. Strong roots and dainty stems, Bring joy to life when pleasure dims. Wee green bud with purple top, All your uses never stop. From...
Herbalism >> Herbs dictionary L
Tantric Mystery Dances
An endless row of small figures zigzags up the mountain in a snow-white Indian winter landscape. The Buddhist monastery of Likir in northern India lies on a Himalayan top and forms a colorful mandala in the midst of a virginal white world. I feel like a...
Body Mysteries >> Yoga

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are a number of Holy Scriptures within the various traditions of Buddhism.
Harmonizing Body Mind and Buddha Nature: Buddhist Customs and
Buddhist Customs and Temple Etiquette.
A Search for new Approaches
refers to the Buddhist traditions developed in Korean history.
Societal Influence of The Teaching of the Two Truths on Jodo
encourage anyone who is interested in learning more about Buddhism and our Jodo. Shinshu traditions to sign up for the JSCC.
Etiquette for a Buddhist Funeral – Introduction For
Aug 25, 2009 For Buddhists death marks the deceased person's transition from this life to rebirth in a subsequent life.

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Tibet monks self-immolate over China wanting to choose Dalai Lama
an ethnic Tibetan part of the province that consists of those who advocate self-rule, two 18-year-old Kirti monastery monks self-immolated Monday in protest of the Chinese government's crackdown and controls over Buddhist customs and traditions.

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Buddhist Dietary Customs
Buddhism is an offspring of Hinduism and probably Jainism.
Personal Ceremonies in Buddhism: Marriage and Funeral Rites
Theravadins Buddhist follow the Indian custom of burning the body at death.
Giving Alms, Buddhist Monks Begging, Buddhist Customs & Traditions
What Buddhists Believe - Traditions, Customs and Festivals
Buddhism is open to traditions and customs provided they are not harmful to the welfare However, we are not advised to suddenly do away with all traditions.
Funeral (Buddhism) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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