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THE FUNCTIONS OF A BUDDHIST MONK

There is a recent surge of attention towards Buddhism in recent times. As a result, you may have observed the ascetic lifestyle of Buddhists monks. Now, you may be wondering, “what does a Buddhist monk do?”. Thus, what are their contributions to the growth of Buddhism? A Buddhist monk otherwise known as the Bhikkhu in Pali or Bhiksu in Sanskrit …

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ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BUDDHA’S ENLIGHTENMENT

Have you wondered why enlightenment is the most crucial life attainment of a Buddhist? If you have, then you must have heard of Buddha’s enlightenment. Although, it may seem too difficult for you to comprehend, right? Never bother yourself much. Hence, this page will take you by hand and teach you all you need to know about Buddha’s enlightenment. However, …

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Effects of Western Buddhism On Children

Of all the thousands of the Buddha’s teachings, he directed a very few three or four to specific individuals. However, considering the multitude and breadth of his teachings, it is really hard to imagine why more were not in the direction of kids. Hence, one may ask, is it because following his path requires a matured mind and commitment? Or …

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PHILOSOPHY OF BUDDHISM

Our beliefs are our hallmarks. That is to say, it differentiates us from a large uniform populace. It sheds more light on where we are coming from, the direction our being is heading toward. And, most importantly, it defines those who accept, what we do and those who do not. Buddhism overtime happens to build its teachings around certain beliefs, …

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WHAT IS MEDITATION – The Basics Of Meditation You Should Know

Today, there is so much emphasis and talks about meditation. This is as a result of increasing interest in the practice of meditation and mindfulness. However, developing an interest in meditation does not teach the meaning of meditation. Hence, not so many can truly define the underlying meaning of meditation. Although, it is possible to have an idea. Thus, comes …

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DO YOU KNOW ABOUT BUDDHIST SUFFERING?

Every religion has its way of explaining human suffering and the concept of evil. For Buddhists, understanding the causes of suffering and rejecting evil is part of the route to enlightenment. Therefore, in this piece, Buddhismzone took a quantum leap in explaining the origins of Buddhist suffering. And, of course, the possible ways to get rid of it. However, What …

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BUDDHIST NEAR-DEATH EXPERIENCE: What Really Happens?

It is really common to hear reports of Near Death Experiences among Christians. As such, you sometimes hear them talk about the vision of Jesus Christ. But, then, what about Buddhists? Are there any Near Death Experience reports among Buddhists? Although, there are lots of knowledge to share from the Tibet Book of the Dead. Likewise, with intense research, Buddhismzone …

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ORIGIN AND TEACHINGS OF TIBETAN BUDDHISM

Have you been wondering what Tibetan Buddhist teachings are all about? Or, do you want to find out what makes the teachings of Tibetan Buddhism unique? Surely, you are about getting all the basic Tibetan Buddhist teachings. Hence, Buddhismzone.org has got you covered on all the information you need on the topic. Thus, to get started, let us answer some …

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INTRODUCTION TO BUDDHISM

Are you always attracted to the practice of Buddhism? But, it seems quite difficult for you to follow up? You are not alone. Hence, this article is a basic introduction to Buddhism. In other words, it serves as a blueprint to fully guide you to the practice of Buddhism. Of course, you will eventually find out if Buddhism is truly …

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MEDITATION SCRIPTS (All You Need to Know and How to Write a Good Script)

There are healing and soothing power in positive words and descriptions. As a result, whenever we are feeling down, we look out for mood lifting words to help us out. Thus, this is where meditation scripts come in. Therefore, as negative experiences weigh us down. Likewise, meditation script is there to help heal us. Meditation scripts are practical words, descriptions …