Origin of Buddhist Doctrines and Sutra (Language Chinese)

Origin of Buddhist Doctrines and Sutra (Language Chinese)

Visuddhimagga - The Path of Purification - The Classic Manual of #Buddhist Doctrine and #Meditation

Visuddhimagga - The Path of Purification - The Classic Manual of Doctrine and

Footprint of the Buddha. Sikri, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province 2nd–3rd century CE. Schist H. 37 x W. 19 11/16 x D. 1 3/4 in. (94 x 50 x 4.5 cm). Lahore Museum, G-124  The footprint of the Buddha (buddhapada) was one of the earliest symbols used in Buddhist art. It stands for his former physical presence and is an object of profound veneration. The swastikas at the tips of the toes and the omega symbol on the heel are auspicious symbols. The central wheel represents the Buddhist doctrine.

mianoti: Footprint of the Buddha. Schist H. 37 x W. Lahore Museum, The footprint of the Buddha.

The Middle Way is all Buddhist doctrine and practice. Through practice of the…

Story Behind the Buddha's First Sermon

Walking the Middle Way of Buddhism: A monk at Baphuon Temple, Angkor Thom, Cambodia

The Path of Purification: Visuddhimagga (Vipassana Meditation and the Buddha's Teachings)

The Path of Purification: Visuddhimagga (Vipassana Meditation and the Buddha's Teachings)

The one in the middle was a rattan statue; the left one was cast of copper, and the right one of iron. They were all wonderfully shaped. Kimnara was regarded as one of the protecting deities of the temple; and according to the Buddhist doctrine, he is also one of the eight deties protecting Buddhism.

The one in the middle was a rattan statue; the left one was cast of copper, and the right one of iron. They were all wonderfully shaped. Kimnara was regarded as one of the protecting deities of the temple; and according to the Buddhist doctrine, he is also one of the eight deties protecting Buddhism.

It seems a more recent addition, the idea that you can rub the Buddhas belly to bring luck and wealth. This practice is not a part of Buddhist doctrine as such but more something that has evolved over time...

It seems a more recent addition, the idea that you can rub the Buddhas belly to bring luck and wealth. This practice is not a part of Buddhist doctrine as such but more something that has evolved over time.

After Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama) attained nirvana, Mara (the demon king of the sixth heaven) broke the Buddhist doctrine and self-destructed, splitting himself into a myriad of ?demon ashes?, which magically changes into unusual kinds of f...

After Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama) attained nirvana, Mara (the demon king of the sixth heaven) broke the Buddhist doctrine and self-destructed, splitting himself into a myriad of ?, which magically changes into unusual kinds of f.

Nepal | Buddhist Amulet;  | Late 19th to early 20th century || Representing Kirittimakha, one of the guardians of the Buddhist doctrine || {GPA}

Nepal | Buddhist Amulet; | Late 19th to early 20th century || Representing Kirittimakha, one of the guardians of the Buddhist doctrine || {GPA}

An article by Omar Cherif about the difference between forgiveness and reconciliation based on the Buddhist doctrine and Psychoanalysis.

This word goes into the "New Me" category because forgiving is what's hardest for me to do. I'm starting fresh and forgiving so I can in turn be forgiven!

Nimogram Stupa | Swat, Pakistan.  Nimogram Stupa, Swat. This Buddhist Gandhara site dates from the Kushan period (1st – 3rd century CE) and is unique in that it consists of three main stupas, one for each of the three principles of Buddhism: the Buddha as teacher, Dharma (the Buddhist doctrine), and Sangha (the Buddhist order). Surrounding the main stupas are 54 votive stupas, and nearby is an unexcavated monastery site.

Nimogram Stupa | Swat, Pakistan. Nimogram Stupa, Swat. This Buddhist Gandhara site dates from the Kushan period (1st – 3rd century CE) and is unique in that it consists of three main stupas, one for each of the three principles of Buddhism: the Buddha as teacher, Dharma (the Buddhist doctrine), and Sangha (the Buddhist order). Surrounding the main stupas are 54 votive stupas, and nearby is an unexcavated monastery site.

Soul Mythology - The Christian Hell - C.S. Lewis poignantly said, Some will not be redeemed. There is no doctrine which I would more willingly remove from Christianity than this. The Jews, Buddhists, Muslims, Pagans and other nonbelievers always rejected the belief in Jesus as the Messiah, so Jesus has had no choice but to send billions to burn in hell for eternity... Christians go to the Muslim hell for their horrific idolatry, their “shirk” - their absurd, criminal belief in the Trinity.

Soul Mythology - The Christian Hell - C.S. Lewis poignantly said, Some will not be redeemed. There is no doctrine which I would more willingly remove from Christianity than this. The Jews, Buddhists, Muslims, Pagans and other nonbelievers always rejected the belief in Jesus as the Messiah, so Jesus has had no choice but to send billions to burn in hell for eternity... Christians go to the Muslim hell for their horrific idolatry, their “shirk” - their absurd, criminal belief in the Trinity.

Buddhism is a vast, sprawling heterogeneous and internally inconsistent  tradition dying and flowering over and over in various times and places  over around 2500 years.  Anyone who tells you its “core” teachings or  practices is ignorant or lying.  This is okay; as long as you know it is  so.   I am not making any such claim here.  These are some notes on a few aspects  of Buddhist terminology and its translations.  Many important and beautiful  flowerings of Buddhist doctrine are absent…

A Glossary of Misunderstood Buddhist Terms

Buddhism is a vast, sprawling heterogeneous and internally inconsistent tradition dying and flowering over and over in various times and places over around 2500 years. Anyone who tells you its “core” teachings or practices is ignorant or lying. This is okay; as long as you know it is so. I am not making any such claim here. These are some notes on a few aspects of Buddhist terminology and its translations. Many important and beautiful flowerings of Buddhist doctrine are absent…

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