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Happy 2,641st Birthday, Buddha!

Learn about the Buddha’s Birthday and Bathing the Buddha ceremonies and celebrations.

Buddhist Tips for Citizens Who Want Change

Learn how, as a citizen who wants to see change in your society, you can you bring change through Buddhist teachings.

Animals in Buddhism

How do Buddhists and Buddhism see animals? Are they the same as us? Can they become a Buddha? Learn more in this article!

Top 5 Videos for Buddhist Newbies

Here are five videos that are sure to help anyone who is new to Buddhism to learn about the Buddha, and important concepts and teachings.

Back to the Future (Buddha): Maitreya

What does the “Back to the Future” movie series have to do with Buddhism? Who is the “Future Buddha”? Learn all this and more in this article!

Buddhist Bling: Why Buddha Beads Are The Real Smartwatches

Understand what a Buddhist Mala, often called “Buddha Beads”, are and how to use them.

10 Tips For Making Your Windows 10 Start Menu Productive

At the time of this article, nearly half a billion people are using Windows 10.  However, it is likely that many of them are perplexed about how to use the […]

The Buddhist Soldier

Can a Buddhist be a soldier? What did the Buddha say about killing? Learn how being a Buddhist and a soldier is not a contradiction in terms, and how war can actually end suffering.

Understanding The Four Noble Truths of Buddhism (With Coffee)

The essence of Buddhism is found within The Four Noble Truths. Learn how this important teaching can help you understand Buddhism, and your path to liberation.

Unwrapping the Origami of the Eightfold Path

By following the Noble Eightfold Path, sentient beings can forever cut off their afflictions, suffering, and the causes of suffering, and attain the state of the sages – nirvana.  ~ Ven. […]