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Smells Like Buddhist Nirvana

Understand what Nirvana (Nibanna) really means to Buddhists, and how it benefits you in the real world.

Buddhism Secrets of Cats

What secrets do our feline (cat) companions know about Buddhism? Learn them in this article!

Dharma Field Trip: Fo Guang Shan Hsi Lai Temple

Take a Dharma Field Trip to Hsi Lai Temple in Southern California which is the largest Buddhist temple in North America.

Breaking Buddha: How “Breaking Bad” Relates to Buddhism

Learn how the popular TV show “Breaking Bad” relates to the five precepts in Buddhism, and how right livelihood makes a difference.

Take Your Unwholesome Karma and Shove It

What is karma, how does it impact you, and why should you care? Learn all about karma and how to use it effectively!

Is Buddhism Bewitched With Superstition?

Are all the unusual ceremonies, rituals, and references to the supernatural in Buddhism making it seem superstitious? Find out what the real supernatural power in Buddhism truly is.

Wake Up! Understanding Enlightenment in Buddhism

Discover what “enlightenment” or “awakening” means in Buddhism, and how you can achieve it!

5 Ways to Learn Meditation Without Leaving Home

Interested in learning meditation, but you don’t have a teacher you can visit or you don’t have the time? Find easy ways you can begin learning meditation from the comfort of your home!

Buddha’s Seal of Approval: Understanding The Three Dharma Seals

Understand what the Three Dharma Seals means in Buddhism and how you can apply it to your practice and life.

Buddhist Right Action in Practice: U.S. Marines

Learn how a U.S. Marine has similar qualities to a Bodhisattva, and what their core values and training can teach Buddhists about following the path.