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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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“The Day of Days” and Shingon Buddhism
“The Day of Days” and Shingon Buddhism.
A Guide to Japanese Buddhism
Introduction of Shingon Buddhism. Kūkai (774–835) was a contemporary of Saichō, and he also stud- ied Esoteric Buddhism in China.
Vairocana in Hua-yen and Mah2vairocana in Shingon Buddhism
Shinnyo-En at a glance What is Shinnyo-En? Shinnyo-En is an
Buddhism. The order's religious roots include traditional Japanese.
The Buddhist Channel | Print version
May 30, 2007 Edo Shonin is no Shingon monk. By Gomyo, Japan, The Buddhist Channel, May 30, 2006.

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Professor brings unique light to religious studies
They also conducted field work at Koysan Mountain, the headquarters of Shingon Buddhism. The team gathered close to 500 GB of photo and film footage.

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Shingon Buddhism - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Shingon Buddhist Intl. Institute: HeavenEarth Net
Dec 21, 2009 The institute was set up to promote the understanding Japanese Shingon Buddhism.
Shingon Buddhist Intl. Institute: Homepage - Spring 2004
Shingon Buddhism
Japanese Buddhism
During the early Heian Period, two new Buddhist sects were introduced from China: the Tendai sect in 805 by Saicho and the Shingon sect in 806 by Kukai.

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