knowing buddha

January 30, 2020

What makes Buddhist concepts relevant

Suganthy Krishnamachari JANUARY 30, 2020 15:48 IST   S. Gurumurthy with Venerable Samdhong Rinpoche and Venerable Tenzin Priyadarshi at Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan in Chennai   | Photo Credit: B. VELANKANNI RAJ MORE-IN They are needed to […]
December 15, 2019

Star Wars “The Last Jedi “based on Buddhist Philosophy

  Lucasfilm Ltd. STAR WARS How Luke’s final act made the Skywalker Saga’s Buddhist themes more explicit By Siddhant Adlakha  Dec 13, 2019  Two hours and eighteen minutes into The Last Jedi, Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) projects his avatar from across the […]
December 13, 2019

2000-Year-Old Buddhist Scroll contains information about the lives of 15 Buddhas

The Gandhara Scroll The Buddhist News December 12, 2019 The Gandhara scroll contains information on the parallel lives of fifteen buddhas: Dīpaṅkara, Sarvābhibhū, Padmottara, Atyuccagāmin, Yaśottara, Śākyamuni [I], Tiṣya, Vipaśyin, Śikhin, Viśvabhū, Krakucchanda, Konākamuni, Kāśyapa, […]
December 6, 2019

Who Was the Buddha?

“Buddha” means “one who is awake.” The Buddha who lived 2,600 years ago was not a god. He was an ordinary person, named Siddhartha Gautama, whose profound insights inspired the world. Sculpture of Shakyamuni Buddha […]
December 2, 2019

Campaign calls on tourists to boycott Buddha souvenirs

DW TV – ASIA A campaign group in Thailand is calling on tourists to stop buying tacky memorabilia bearing Buddha’s image. They argue such blatant commercialization of their religion is disrespectful.    Thailand’s many markets […]
November 25, 2019

WARNING ! Do not buy or sell Buddha’s Image for decoration ~ Karma

Mike Blum Medium staff writer Nov 25 · 4 min read Many Individuals around the world have an image Buddha’s decorating their homes and businesses. It seems innocent enough, but having a Buddha as decoration is considered […]
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