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Buddhism is like a map….

The teachings of the Buddha that we find in printed books or magazines can serve only as a road map does for an automobile driver. One has to study the map, digest the information therein, and above all, start the … Continue reading

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Living in the World with Dhamma

Most people still don’t know the essence of meditation practice. They think that walking meditation, sitting meditation and listening to Dhamma talks are the practice. That’s true too, but these are only the outer forms of practice. The real practice takes … Continue reading

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Fourteen Facts of Life – Buddhist way

1: The greatest enemy in life is the EGO… 2: The greatest deceit in life is: I Am Mine… 3: The greatest failure in life is narcissism… 4: The greatest acid in life isenvy & jealousy… 5: The greatest error … Continue reading

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MAKING ROOM TO DEVELOP

When clouds cover the sky, we cannot see the pure nature of space. Likewise, when conceptual thoughts occupy the mind, we cannot see the pure nature of the mind. To see whether this is true, we can meditate so that … Continue reading

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Mind Your Own Business

How nice it is, if you can attend to your own affairs without too much of interference to with other’s business. Here is the advice given by the Buddha: “One should not regard the faults of others, thing done and … Continue reading

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Inner Thoughts and Outward Results

“All that we are is the result of what we have thought: it is founded on our thoughts, it is made up of our thoughts. If man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him, as the wheel … Continue reading

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Everything is Changeable..Nothing is permanent

What exists is changeable and what is not changeable does not exist. Looking at life, we notice how it changes and how it continually moves between extremes and contrasts. We notice rise and fall, success and failure, loss and gain; … Continue reading

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Man in the Universe

Long ago man had been seen himself as being in the centre of the Universe, as its most important inhabitant. According to this point of view , the world was made for humans, for themselves to obtain from it what … Continue reading

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Is Buddhism a Theory or a Philosophy?

The enlightenment of the Buddha is not a product of mere intellect. During the time of the Buddha there were many learned men in India who pursued knowledge simply for its own sake. These people were full of theoretical knowledge. … Continue reading

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The Ultimate Truth

The Ultimate Truth can be found in the Teaching of the Buddhism. Buddhism recognizes two kinds of Truth. The apparent conventional truth and the real or ultimate Truth. The ultimate Truth can be realized only through meditation, and not theorizing … Continue reading

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