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a religion represented by the many groups (especially in Asia) that profess various forms of the Buddhist doctrine and that venerate Buddha

the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth

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I've no doubt Mr Morrissey has unique qualities, but Zen Buddism requires a lot of sitting about cross-legged, meditating, doesn't it?
In July 2004 authorities permitted resumption of the Geshe Lharampa examinations, the highest religious examination in the Gelug sect of Tibetan Buddism, at Lhasa's Jokhang Temple for the first time in 16 years.
and in which the author has brought to limelight the 'wonderful syncretism of Buddism and Vaineavism' as embodied in the concept of 'Sunya Purusa'.
The Buddism, the marriage to Cindy Crawford, there's so much to say.
Since the latter is primarily concerned with protection from danger, I shall call it apotropaic Buddism.
And is it just me, or does long-haired, bedraggled Nick, who is studying Buddism at university, bear a striking resemblance to actor Robert Powell in Jesus of Nazareth?
Demos himself had embraced Buddism while hitchhiking around India for four years.
Ponies,for instance,and Buddism,all worth more than the few days afforded them, surely?
The theme of the sublime might be discovered for instance in the Tao te Ching, in the tradition of Zen Buddism, or in the Revelations of St.
The Court said that the state may not favor theism over pantheism or atheism, and added this footnote: "Among religions in this country which do not teach what would generally be considered a belief in the existence of God are Buddism, Taoism, Ethical Culture, Secular Humanism and others.
The drinking of tea, closely associated with Zen Buddism in Japan, developed into a ceremony in the late 1400s.