Buddhism

Hurry Up and Wait. Making Time to Meditate

Hurry Up and Wait. Making Time to Meditate.

Buddhism, Life, Meditation, Mind, Well Being By October 12, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

In a world that pushes us to go and go and go, demands on our time are becoming greater. Weโ€™ve got to hurry up and get out the door to work only to sit and wait in traffic. Weโ€™ve got to rush through dinner to get the kids to soccer practice, where we have to sit and wait for them…

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Relapse during Recovery from Mental Illness

Relapse during Recovery from Mental Illness

Anxiety, Buddhism, Fear, Mind By September 20, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

Up until a few weeks ago, my recovery from suicidality, depression and anxiety had been going smoothly. I was staying on the level, making slow but steady improvement. There had been some bumps in the road that caused me some anxiety, but nothing I couldnโ€™t handle. If Iโ€™m being totally honest, I was probably drifting along with a false sense…

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The Healing Power of Singing Bowls

The Healing Power Of Singing Bowls

Buddhism, Spirit By August 28, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , No Comments

Like to read? Have a look at our selection of books on Buddhism, Click Here ๐Ÿ™‚ The Healing Power Of Singing Bowls… We may not acknowledge it often, but sound plays an important role in how we feel. Music has the ability to up lift us, motivate us and even move us to tears. But it also has the ability…

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16 Dalai Lama Quotes To Live By

16 Dalai Lama Quotes To Live By

Buddhism, Life, People, Quotes By July 6, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , 3 Comments

Tenzin Gyatso, who turns eighty on the 6th July 2015, is the longest living Dalai Lama to date. In 1989, he won the Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts to restore peace to Tibet. He is renowned across the world as being a prominent campaigner for compassion and peace. He makes an effort to promote compromise between conflicting ideologies wherever…

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Jackie Chan Quotes

4 Jackie Chan Quotes – Quotes Of A Buddhist

Buddhism, Life, People, Quotes, Spirit By June 30, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , No Comments

With his influence spanning continents, Jackie Chanโ€™s particular style of performance has touched people across the globe. Known primarily for his martial arts in the west, his music as well in the east and his comic timing in cinema worldwide, his versatile skills have enthralled all sorts of people. A lifelong Buddhist and giver, he is known for his philanthropy…

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Buddhism And Diet

Buddhism And Diet

Body, Buddhism, Health, Spirit By June 19, 2015 Tags: , , , , , , , , No Comments

  In the early stages of Siddhartha Gautamaโ€™s path to enlightenment, self denial and starvation were a key part of his path. He spent a lot of time living only off the alms that other people were generous enough to donate, as dictated by his ascetic lifestyle. At the time, anyone who followed this path of extreme austerity was expected…

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