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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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Breaching the secretive sects of Shin-Buddhism
Among others who prefer to keep their most profound learnings under wraps are the Nichiren Buddhist sect with their many secret teachings, Zen Buddhists with their practice of direct transmission.
200 expected at Buddhist Convention
ONTARIO — More than 200 people are expected in Ontario this weekend for the 69th annual Northwest District Shin Buddhist Convention. The convention takes place Friday through Sunday at Four Rivers Cultural Center, said Rev. Joshin Dennis Fujimoto at ...
Sri Lanka celebrates 68th independence anniversary
Hundreds of local and foreign envoys ― including Korea's Deputy Minister for Multilateral and Global Affairs at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Shin Dong-ik and Sri Lanka's Honorary Consul in Busan Shin Jung-Teak ― attended.
Shin Buddhism celebrates 125 years in Hawaii
That was the start of Shin Buddhism in Hawaii, said Bishop Eric Matsumoto of the Honpa Hongwanji of Hawaii during Kauai's 125th anniversary of Buddhism in Hawaii service, held Sunday at the Kapaa Hongwanji Mission. “Congratulations should go to you, ...
Taitetsu Unno, Shin Buddhist scholar and minister, dies at 85
As stated in Mark's recently released obituary, a summary of which follows, Taitetsu Unno was the eldest son of a Shin Buddhist minister.

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