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Sects Of Buddhism

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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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Les Sectes Bouddhiques du Petit V¿shicule
Buddhist Arts of Thailand
of Buddhism —the Hinayana (Theravada) and the. Mahayana sects have flourished in this country from the earliest period till the present day.
The Significance of the Chinese Tripiṭaka in World Buddhism
of scriptures and doctrines held sacred by the many sects. (2) With respect to the doctrines —.
2 The Spectrum of Buddhist Practice in the West
Medieval Japan
Shotoku in the spread of Buddhism in Japan (6th. century AD) and then the development of the religion into different sects in the 12 . and 13 .

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Karmapa cash row: Police to file charge sheet
The Karmapa is the spiritual head of the Karma Kagyu school, one of the four sects of Buddhism. He is considered the third most important Tibetan religious head after the Dalai Lama and the Panchen Lama.

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Schools of Buddhism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Guide to Buddhist Sects - The Art of Asia - Buddhism
Buddhist Sects and Schools - ReligionFacts
Mar 17, 2004 Guide to Buddhist sects, schools and traditions, including Theravada, Mahayana, Zen, Pure Land, Tendai and Nichiren.
Buddhism and Sects by Ajahn Brahm - YouTube
Jun 5, 2007 Ajahn Brahm talks about different sects of Buddhism, how it all came to be this way and what it means.
Sects of Buddhism
Mar 15, 2009 After the Second Buddhist Council, Buddhism had split into two parts: one orthodox (Theravada) and the other unorthodox (Mahayana).

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