He reminded followers that Meak Bochea Day celebrates the day Buddha declared the creation of 'Buddhism
' in 588BC on the day of a full moon, symbolising the end of the Hindu calendar month Magha - or Meak in Khmer - after being enlightened for nine months.
Curator Muhammad Asif and Archaeology focal person Nawazuddin briefed the visiting dignitaries on the archaeological sites in Peshawar, Buddhism
, gallery of Buddhist statues, antiques and artifacts.
A few days after the Parliament concluded, Anagarika Dharmapala (1864-1933), a prominent Ceylonese Buddhist invited to the Parliament to represent "Southern Buddhism
," lectured about the topic in Chicago's Athenaeum Building under the auspices of the Chicago Theosophical Society.
Hong Kong [China], May 15 ( ANI ): A county in China's south-west Sichuan Province has imposed a ban on Indian monks teaching Buddhism
on grounds that it could breed separatism.
She explained to us how she came into Buddhism
and converted to a nun, and how she lives her daily life, which we found out at times can be very similar to our own as she informed us about how she would be visiting her daughter in London for Christmas!
In early Buddhism
, although Buddhist discipleship diversified from an exclusively monastic community to a fourfold assembly (parisd)-male monastics, female monastics, laymen, and laywomen (e.g., A.ii.132) monastics continued to be regarded as de facto leaders in religious tasks.
in Medieval Maritime Asia: Networks of Masters, Texts, Icons.
Scholars of Esoteric Buddhism
, or Tantric Buddhism
explore Chinese perspective on the origin of Esoteric Buddhism
; Chan, Chinese religion, and Esoteric Buddhism
; scriptures and practices in their Tibetan context; Tibetan Buddhism
in China; Esoteric Buddhism
in Dunhuang; Esoteric Buddhism
in the Tangus Xixia and Yugur spheres; and Esoteric Buddhism
in the Dali Kingdom (Yunnan).
The Beat Generation's famous engagement with Buddhism
is a paradox of rebellion and reconciliation.
, a religion which voices peace, understanding, and tolerance, is considered, as one the most peaceful ideologies in the World today.
The Jogye Order of Korean Buddhism
joined hands with the Ministry of Culture, Sports and Tourism, Wednesday, on invigorating overseas promotion of Korean Buddhism
In India on one hand we have the use of medieval history where the Muslim Kings are presented as 'aggressors due to whom Hindu society had to suffer', on the other now we are witnessing the distortion of ancient history being marshalled to undermine Buddhism
For anyone interested in the growing study of Buddhism
and film, I recommend Sharon A.
in a dark age: Cambodian monks under Pol Pot