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Politics. How to Meditate - Guided Meditation Techniques - Buddhist Meditations. Buddhism - The Four Noble Truths, The Eightfold Path, Karma and Meditation Practice. Dharma. Dharma ([dʱəɾmə]; Sanskrit: धर्म dharma, listen ; Pali: धम्म dhamma) is a key concept with multiple meanings in the Indian religions Hinduism, Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism.[8] There is no single word translation for dharma in western languages.[9] The Classical Sanskrit noun dharma is a derivation from the root dhṛ, which has a meaning of "to hold, maintain, keep".


[note 3] The word "dharma" was already in use in the historical Vedic religion, and its meaning and conceptual scope has evolved over several millennia.[12] The antonym of dharma is adharma. Etymology[edit] The Classical Sanskrit noun dharma is a derivation from the root dhṛ, which means "to hold, maintain, keep",[note 3] and takes a meaning of "what is established or firm", and hence "law".[13] It is derived from an older Vedic Sanskrit n-stem dharman-, with a literal meaning of "bearer, supporter", in a religious sense conceived as an aspect of Rta.

Definition[edit] History[edit] Free buddhist audio : : free mp3s and texts on buddhism and meditation. The Dharma - The Teachings. Do not accept any of my words on faith, Believing them just because I said them.

The Dharma - The Teachings

Be like an analyst buying gold, who cuts, burns, And critically examines his product for authenticity. Only accept what passes the test By proving useful and beneficial in your life. The Buddha (Jnanasara-samuccaya) Dharma is a Sanskrit word with many meanings, but in this case, we will mainly use it in the meaning of the "Buddha-dharma" or the teachings of the Buddha. Probably the shortest summary the Buddha himself gave of his teachings is "I teach on suffering and the way to end it". Shakyamuni Buddha, the historical teacher gave many teachings during his life, and it is not very simple to condense these all into a small, comprehensive package.

The Buddha gave some remarkably modern-sounding advice just before his passing away on how to approach the teachings, called the Four Reliances: BuddhaNet - Worldwide Buddhist Information and Education Network. Buddhist Quote - Buddhism Quotes - Famous Buddhist Quotes - Buddhist Quotes and Saying. Buddha Quotes, Sayings and Words of Wisdom. Quotes Directory >> Buddha Quotes Buddha, was born as prince Siddhartha Gautama, in northern India, in a place, which now is part of Nepal.

Buddha Quotes, Sayings and Words of Wisdom

His exact lifetime is uncertain, but most historians date his lifetime from 563 BC to 483 BC. The meaning of the word Buddha is "The Enlightened One", or "The Awakened One", and refers to one who has become enlightened. This page, brings you a few of Buddha's quotes. "If a man who enjoys a lesser happiness beholds a greater one, let him leave aside the lesser to gain the greater. " "I reached in experience the nirvana which is unborn, unrivalled, secure from attachment, undecaying and unstained. "Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.

" "It is better to conquer yourself than to win a thousand battles. "There is nothing so disobedient as an undisciplined mind, and there is nothing so obedient as a disciplined mind. " "Peace comes from within. "Meditate. Buddha Quotes. NON DUALITY MAGAZINE. 4 Simple Ways to Experience Great Happiness and True Freedom. “It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are.”

4 Simple Ways to Experience Great Happiness and True Freedom

~E.E. Cummings I love to write. For years I wrote in journals and kept them stacked in piles on my shelves. One rainy winter evening when I was 25, I walked into the Bourgeois Pig bookshop on Franklin Boulevard in Los Angeles and saw a book next to the cash register written by Natalie Goldberg called Wild Mind. Natalie’s book was about writing practice. Set a timer and write without stopping your pen—without crossing out or editing. Writing in personal journals was my sacred time just for myself, to have permission to go wild, reach my depths, and be truly free.

As fate would have it, I ended up taking a workshop with Natalie in Taos, New Mexico and we become friends. Looking back at the many journals I collected, I see the writing met me for that moment in time, but that once it came out of me onto the paper, it was no longer a part of “me.” It came through me but was not of me. 1. 2.

Try this: Don’t believe me. 3. 4. Welcome to the Zen Buddhist Order of Hsu Yun. Zen Buddhism. Japanese Zen Buddhist Philosophy. Tibetan Buddhism Archives. View on Buddhism: (Tibetan) Buddhist practice and philosophy.