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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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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 drinking of tea, closely associated with Zen Buddism in Japan, developed into a ceremony in the late 1400s.
Encounters described here with living Buddism and shamans show that some of the traditions survived against all the odds.
This would not only fill the vacuum that exists in the field of education especially Buddism, but will also provide cultural moorings to the youth of this region and foster national integration.
Consisting of a beautifully designed boxed set of four volumes, Imre Vallyon's "Heavens and Hells of the Mind" is an inspired and inspiring, descriptively detailed, and thoroughly 'reader friendly' analytical survey of the basic spiritual/religious concepts included in the teachings, practices, rituals, and scriptures of Christianity, Yoga, Zen Buddism, Tantra, Sufism, and the 'Warrior School'.