All posts tagged Basics
Understand the concept of no-self (nonself) in Buddhism, and how it helps lead you towards Nirvana and helping you to see the world as it truly is.
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.
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. […]
Understand what Nirvana (Nibanna) really means to Buddhists, and how it benefits you in the real world.
What is karma, how does it impact you, and why should you care? Learn all about karma and how to use it effectively!
Discover what “enlightenment” or “awakening” means in Buddhism, and how you can achieve it!
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!
Understand what the Three Dharma Seals means in Buddhism and how you can apply it to your practice and life.
Learn what the difference in Buddhist scriptures between the Mahayana and Theravada branches of Buddhism.
What’s the major differences between Mahayana and Theravada Buddhism (and why should you care)? Learn about the two major branches of Buddhism and what sets them apart, and together.