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Nepal's Largest Stone Buddha At 12,600 Feet

Kishor Panthi | Posted 07.11.2016 | World
Kishor Panthi

The Buddha statue cost a reported over 15m Nepalese rupees. Photo:Ganess Gurung Nepal's biggest stone Buddha is ready to view now, which has been ins...

Researchers Uncover Ancient Shrine That May Hold Buddha's Skull Bone

Live Science | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 07.01.2016 | Religion

By: Owen Jarus, Live Science Contributor Published: 07/01/2016 09:31 AM EDT on LiveScience Archaeologists have discovered what may be a skull bone fro...

Keeping your Eye on the Moon: Lessons in Leadership for a Sustainable Economy

Pioneers for Change | Posted 06.29.2016 | Impact
Pioneers for Change

By: Marga Hoek "No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path." This profound quote from Buddha inspi...

Good Lovin' on My Birthday- My Message to You!

Larry Dvoskin | Posted 06.22.2016 | Entertainment
Larry Dvoskin

On Facebook and other social media platforms everyone appears to be a success. We show our best face, best version of ourselves. I am viewed by some a...

Varanasi -- A Spiritual Experience In The City Of Light

Vyjay Rao | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
Vyjay Rao

Age has taken its toll on my father, and he is a shadow of his former self, especially after the demise of my mom. I have been thinking of ways and me...

The Wondrous Psychic Powers of Meditation

Josh Korda | Posted 06.02.2016 | Religion
Josh Korda

There's an unusual teaching called the Kevatta Sutta wherein the Buddha discusses what could be called 'psychic powers.' He claims to his followers th...

A Climber Who Raised The Pictures Of Buddha, Dalai Lama, And Obama On The Top Of Mt. Everest

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 06.02.2016 | World
Rajan Thapaliya

Mt. Everest climber was able to raise the picture of Buddha, Dalai Lama and Obama at the summit. Not just foreign climbers, but Nepalese citizens them...

Buddha Was Born In Nepal

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 05.24.2016 | World
Rajan Thapaliya

There is no doubt that Buddha was born in Lumbini, Nepal. The word "Buddha" means a person who has personally been able to perceive the ultimate truth.

At Lord Buddha's Birthplace on His Birthday

Kishor Panthi | Posted 05.24.2016 | World
Kishor Panthi

On the occasion of 2560th birthday anniversary (Buddha Jayanti) of Gautam Buddha, we visited his birthplace in Lumbini, Nepal. Here is a collection of...

Buddha Jayanti: A Day for World Peace

Kishor Panthi | Posted 05.24.2016 | World
Kishor Panthi

This weekend was the special weekend because people around the world (especially Buddhists) observed International 'Buddha Day' paying obeisance to Lord Buddha and wishing for world peace.

Where Was Buddha Born?

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 05.23.2016 | Travel
Rajan Thapaliya

The word "Buddha" means a person who has personally been able to perceive the ultimate truth. Buddha was considered "Siddhartha Gautam" before being recognized as the enlightened being. Most of the historians agree that his lifetime was between 563B.C. to 483B.C.

Misunderstandings About Buddha And One Million Signatures

Rajan Thapaliya | Posted 05.19.2016 | Education
Rajan Thapaliya

While we get closer and closer to Buddha Jayanti, Nepal Parade Day is being celebrated in the world's capital city New York while Buddha Jayanti is be...

The Gift YOU Are...

Dennis Merritt Jones | Posted 05.10.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Dennis Merritt Jones

Sooner or later every one of us breathes an atom that has been breathed by anyone you can think of who has lived before us--Michelangelo or George Was...

Inside the Commercialism of the Dhammakaya Temple

Nicholas Liusuwan | Posted 05.05.2016 | Religion
Nicholas Liusuwan

Why is the world's largest Buddhist temple being called commercial? And just how accurate are these accusations?

Why Aren't All Buddhists Vegetarians?

Nicholas Liusuwan | Posted 05.03.2016 | Religion
Nicholas Liusuwan

Buddhism is widely known for its teachings of non-violence, even towards animals. So how is it possible that such a religion would not require vegetarianism?

The Supreme Awakening: What Did Buddha, Emerson, Einstein and Saint Teresa Have in Common?

Jeanne Ball | Posted 04.20.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Jeanne Ball

Interview with author Craig Pearson "There are moments when one feels free from one's own identification with human limitations and inadequacies ... ...

A Rare Asian Gem in a Lovely Corner of Paris

Sidonie Sawyer | Posted 04.18.2016 | Travel
Sidonie Sawyer

Behind the chic Parc Monceau, the darling park enclosed by massive golden gates, hides a little arts museum often overlooked on the trail of blockbusters such as Le Louvre, Orsay, or Beaubourg.

Why Compassion?

Paul Dunion, Ed.D., LPC | Posted 04.14.2016 | GPS for the Soul
Paul Dunion, Ed.D., LPC

When we ignore such an inventory, we run the risk of citing platitudes allegedly bringing meaning and depth to our lives. We know what we believe but we don't know why. And when the why becomes increasingly obscure, so does the lived experience of the principle we hold to be true

Today's Buddha Doodle: Breathe Deep

Molly Hahn | Posted 04.08.2016 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Today's Buddha Doodle: Stillness

Molly Hahn | Posted 04.06.2016 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Today's Buddha Doodle: Right?

Molly Hahn | Posted 04.05.2016 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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Why Spiritual Awakening Isn't Reserved For Buddhas And Prophets

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 04.06.2016 | Religion

Guatama Buddha, the historic sage on whose teachings Buddhism was founded, is said to have reached enlightenment while meditating under a Bodhi tree. ...

Voices in Your Head: Today's Buddha Doodle

Molly Hahn | Posted 04.01.2016 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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How Buddhist Nuns Restored This War Correspondent's Faith In Humanity

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 03.28.2016 | Religion

In a remote Buddhist nunnery outside Kathmandu, Nepal, a group of young nuns wakes up at 3 a.m. every day to practice kung fu, a form of martial arts ...

What is Mindfulness? (Today's Buddha Doodle)

Molly Hahn | Posted 03.28.2016 | Good News
Molly Hahn

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