All posts tagged Eightfold Path
The question is not whether to be engaged or not, the question is how to engage without losing the contemplative life. ~ Ven. Thich Nhat Hanh You are upset. Angry. […]
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’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.
What does Doctor Who, the Terminator, kitty cats, and Charlie Brown have to do with the Buddhist concept of rebirth and reincarnation?
Learn what an action movie from 1986 can teach us about following the teachings of the Buddha.
Are you new to Buddhism? These top five books will help guide you along the path with the knowledge and insight you want.
Learn how leaders in government office, from Presidents to Kings, can use Buddhist teachings to bring peace and progress to their people.
The new year brings to many the opportunity to reflect, and see the path we wish to take in our lives. For those who have been practicing Buddhism, or who are just starting, a good place to start working on is your mind.
Buddhism is such a fascinating and interesting way of life, however understanding some of the basic concepts can be a bit confusing! This infographic can make the basic concepts easy to understand.