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How To Convert To Buddhism

Buddhism is not a practice that really solicits for followers. Hence, you will not see any adverts on the conversion of people to Buddhism. As a result, a lot of people who found interest in the practice always wonder how to truly convert to Buddhism. This is because converting to Buddhism is more of a personal concern. Although, to identify …

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How Does Reincarnation Happen? – The Belief Of Buddhists On Rebirth

The process of reincarnation in Buddhism links to the afterlife belief of Buddhists. That is to say, one cannot talk about reincarnation without death. Therefore, this process involves the cycle of death and rebirth. On the same note, the goal of Buddhism is to attain liberation from this cycle. This is what Buddhists refer to as nirvana. And, to attain …

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WHERE DO MONKS LIVE

Monks live here on the planet earth with all of us. However, apart from this knowledge, you may wonder where you can always find a monk. That is to say, where monks take as home. This may arise due to the ascetic lifestyle of monks. As a result, it may be difficult to identify a monk in the community. Especially, …

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WHERE BUDDHISM IS PRACTICED

The practice of Buddhism started in Asia. And, today the majority of the population who practice Buddhism are still living in Asia. The percentage of which is up to 89.7 percent (as of 2010 population census). On the other hand, Buddhism is fast rising across the other continents. For example, North America and Europe. The countries that have the largest …

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WALKING MEDITATION: What It Is And How To Practice

When Meditation comes to mind, our imagination pictures an image of someone sitting still. Most of the time with his eyes closed. And, we always imagine it to be a quiet place with the lights dimmed and candles burning. Thus, the person is completely still and totally focused on his mind. Certainly, that is one way to meditate. However, it …

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WHY DO MONKS TAKE A VOW OF SILENCE

A vow of silence is a practice mostly affiliated with monasticism. And, this practice involves the monks and nuns of a monastery making a solemn promise to keep silent. Above all, the monastic orders that observe a vow of silence do so for various reasons. In Buddhism, Silence is important to strengthen your spirituality. That is to say, it gives …

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REASONS WHY BUDDHISM IS REAL

Buddhism is a practice which teaches the path to the truth. Attaining this truth is what the Buddhists know as enlightenment or awakening. Moreover, Everyone wants to find out the truth about life. As a result, most people go through different paths just to find the truth. These paths include most especially religion and philosophy. This is why most religious …

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Benefits Of Buddhism

Practicing Buddhism goes with engaging in various practical activities. For Buddhists, these activities are important to their overall existence in life. That is to say, they engage in them as they work towards the ultimate awakening. However, there are various physical benefits of engaging in Buddhist practices. As a result of these benefits, the practice of Buddhism is fast rising …

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Amazing Buddhist Facts For Children

Although learning is a continuous process; when little it can be a dangerous thing. But when detailed worth a life’s experience. However, as a Buddhist how much do you know about your facts? Maybe little or No. Never mind, this post detailed all Buddhism facts for children and parents-like in no small measure. To make it more comprehensive, we divided …

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Is Buddhism a Religion? (Facts On The Religiosity Of Buddhism)

The question on whether Buddhism is actually a religion or not became prevalent as the western world started developing an interest in Buddhism. This is so because most of the teachings of Buddhism lacks the fundamental ideas of other notable religious bodies. For example, the non-existence of a supernatural being that is meant to be worshipped. As a result of …