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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
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 35
Chapter 35 35:1 And the LORD spake unto Moses in the plains of Moab by Jordan near Jericho, saying, 35:2 Command the children of Israel, that they give unto the Levites of the inheritance of their possession cities to dwell in; and ye shall give also unto the...
Old Testament >> Numbers
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
Self Dedication - a Ritual for You
Self Dedication Explained Initiation is a process of "death and rebirth" - the old self dies, and the new and magickal self is born. A rite of self-dedication marks a serious commitment and dedication to the path, and should not be taken lightly....
Paganism & Wicca >> Ritual
King James Bible: Numbers, Chapter 30
Chapter 30 30:1 And Moses spake unto the heads of the tribes concerning the children of Israel, saying, This is the thing which the LORD hath commanded. 30:2 If a man vow a vow unto the LORD, or swear an oath to bind his soul with a bond; he shall not break...
Old Testament >> Numbers

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Page 1 of 10 Taking Refuge – Part 8 of 10: Benefits of Having Taken
Contents (click on heading to view text). • Benefits of Having Taken Refuge a. We Become Buddhists b.
Letter of Invitation from Acharya Lobel, August 1
course of our existence. There is much magic and power to this vow.
Taking Refuge
the fundament of all other Buddhist vow ceremonies.
Refuge Vows
of becoming a Buddhist: taking refuge in the Buddha, the Dharma and the Sangha.
Nyung-ne Public Talk and Retreat
teaches at Kagyu centers throughout North America. Participation in the retreat is open to all those who have taken Buddhist Refuge Vows.

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Refuge (Buddhism) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A student who takes refuge may make vows to adhere to the Five Precepts ( pañca-sila).
Shambhala Sun - Taking Refuge: The Decision to Become a Buddhist
Taking refuge in the Buddha, the dharma and the sangha is something more than a ritual, wrote By taking the refuge vow we commit ourselves to freedom.
Sakyong Mipham Rinpoche - Becoming a Buddhist
Taking Refuge - A View on Buddhism
Actions for Training from Taking Safe Direction (Refuge)
Apr 16, 2010 Some people ask if taking refuge vows means converting to Buddhism and leaving forever their native religions.

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