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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
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
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

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Is Something Amazing Afoot?
According to the Ageless Wisdom these are, however, all names of the same individual: Maitreya – foretold to come by Gautama Buddha 2,500 years ago; who said that another great teacher, a Buddha like himself, would come at this time, by name Maitreya, ...
Buddha statue head returned to China
The return of the decapitated head of a Gautama Buddha statue from Taiwan to China signified that “both sides of the Taiwan Strait belong to the same family,” Buddhist Master Hsing Yun (星雲法師) said on Sunday. Hsing Yun made the remarks at a media ...
How I Became a Morning Person
Gautama Buddha. This is how I started my next morning habit, visualization. I learned the power of visualization from the fantastic Louise L.
Gautama Buddha Statue On Planet Mars? Experts Say It Is Likely A Case Of
While the American space agency makes no move to debunk baseless claims of alien life forms and discovered technology on Mars, a scientist made a comment about the supposed Gautama Buddha statue spotted on Mars. "There is no group that would be ...
Kanhaiya's 'electrifying' speech and the JNU way
Gautama Buddha stood for the Golden Mean, isn't a middle ground possible here? To the politically correct, I might mention that BR Ambedkar set a great deal of store by the Buddha.

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