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The six perfections (paramitas) in Buddhism are considered "invaluable qualities” that develop during a Buddhist practice.

6 Invaluable Qualities

The six perfections (paramitas) in Buddhism are considered "invaluable qualities” that develop during a Buddhist practice.

10 Interesting Facts About Buddha Infographic

10 Interesting Facts About Buddha InfoGraphic

The three day meditation and awakening was because of hallucinations that come regularly after one stays awake for hours but the rest are all very logical for what he may have been like. I like to think he was the way he is portrayed.

Worth the repin!!!! You must remember, this man became a god, after he died....Asia  decided to make him a God....He was a man with great wisdom.

Worth the repin!!!! You must remember, this man became a god, after he died....Asia decided to make him a God....He was a man with great wisdom.

The principal purpose of the Buddhist organization is to perpetuate the simple truth that suffering is the result of wrong action, and happiness and security are the rewards of right thinking and virtuous living.

The principal purpose of the Buddhist organization is to perpetuate the simple truth that suffering is the result of wrong action, and happiness and security are the rewards of right thinking and virtuous living.

This simple cheat sheet to Buddhist Philosophy will help you stay on your path and mindful of The Four Noble Truths, Buddha’s first sermon after he reached the stage of Nirvana.

A Cheat Sheet to Buddhist Philosophy

This simple cheat sheet to Buddhist Philosophy will help you stay on your path and mindful of The Four Noble Truths, Buddha’s first sermon after he reached the stage of Nirvana.

Buddhist pictures - PURE LAND BUDDHISM IS THE BEST TEACHING OF BUDDHA TO EVERY HUMAN BEING

Buddhist pictures - PURE LAND BUDDHISM IS THE BEST TEACHING OF BUDDHA TO EVERY HUMAN BEING

When seeking help ask for it. When seeking guidance listen to it. Having a conversation is listening twice as much as we talk.

When seeking help ask for it. When seeking guidance listen to it. Having a conversation is listening twice as much as we talk.

This is the sort of religion I tolerate. I see the paradox/irony/juxtaposition/ etc of pinning this, but I like the sentiment.

This is the sort of religion I tolerate. I see the paradox/irony/juxtaposition/ etc of pinning this, but I like the sentiment.

Inspired word of God, Creator of all.  The Buddha's teachings were not originally considered to be a religion. Christ Jesus didn't come to start a religion either.  They came to show us how to live.

Inspired word of God, Creator of all. The Buddha's teachings were not originally considered to be a religion. Christ Jesus didn't come to start a religion either. They came to show us how to live.

"There is a misconception that Buddhism is a religion, and that you worship Buddha. Buddhism is a practice, like yoga. You can be a Christian and practise Buddhism. I met a Catholic priest who lives in a Buddhist monastery in France. He told me that Buddhism makes him a better Christian. I love that." ♡ Thich Nhat Hanh

"There is a misconception that Buddhism is a religion, and that you worship Buddha. Buddhism is a practice, like yoga. You can be a Christian and practise Buddhism. I met a Catholic priest who lives in a Buddhist monastery in France. He told me that Buddhism makes him a better Christian. I love that." ♡ Thich Nhat Hanh

Click the Pin to get more Inspirational quotes self love self care hope spirit spiritual meditate Buddhism Buddhist yoga heal healing happy happiness

What Happens to the Brain During Spiritual Experiences?

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Anybody who has ever observed a lotus flower emerging from a murky pond cannot fail to see the beauty of this exquisite plant. The flower always looks so clean and pure against the background of the dirty pond. Because of this the lotus flower has come to be associated with purity and beauty in the religions of Buddhism and Hinduism respectively. The lotus has been a symbol of purity since before the time of the Buddha and it blooms profusely in Buddhist art and literature. Its roots are…

Anybody who has ever observed a lotus flower emerging from a murky pond cannot fail to see the beauty of this exquisite plant. The flower always looks so clean and pure against the background of the dirty pond. Because of this the lotus flower has come to be associated with purity and beauty in the religions of Buddhism and Hinduism respectively. The lotus has been a symbol of purity since before the time of the Buddha and it blooms profusely in Buddhist art and literature. Its roots are…