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Il nostro primo proposito nella vita è quello di aiutare gli altri. Ma se proprio non si riesce ad aiutarli proviamo almeno a non creargli danno.

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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…

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6 Invaluable Qualities

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

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Symptoms of Enlightenment ~ I have found this to be quite true for myself and others who are no longer concerned with image or outside forces, but have found the security of the inner knowledge which never fails.

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. The Elephant is called Ganesh, considered by some to be the remover of obstacles.

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