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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
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
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
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...
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Tarot Cards >> The Major Arcana

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How Margaret Cho transforms suffering into laughter
Margaret Cho isn't a Buddhist (as far as we know), but that doesn't stop her from using profound Buddhist ideas to make her comedy freaking hilarious.
Thailand's Monks Eat Too Much and Are Costing the Country Millions in Health Care
Buddhism may preach abstinence and moderation, but close to half of the Buddhist monks in Thailand are obese, a new study has revealed, prompting the Southeast Asian nation's government to initiate a wide-ranging health drive among its clerics.
Buddhism and Health: Illuminating the Spectrum of Therapies
Their glossy color fliers announce a “practical Buddhist approach to alleviating suffering and making life better.
Remembering jazz singer and Buddhist Ernestine Anderson
While mindful of the historical links between Blacks and suffering, Ernestine Anderson did not traffic, as a jazz singer, in that realm.
Buddhism and the Messiness of Everyday Thinking
In Buddhism the root of suffering is attachment, but the delivery system of that suffering is the everyday thinking mind. How much distress stems from the unimpeded, unobserved flow (or avalanche) of our thoughts?

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