Learn More

About Buddha

Posted by Michael O. on

    Who Was The Buddha? Buddhism started with the Buddha. The word ‘Buddha’ is a title, which means ‘one who is awake’ — in the sense of having ‘woken up to reality’. The Buddha was born as Siddhartha Gautama in Nepal around 2,500 years ago. He did not claim to be a god or a prophet. He was a human being who became Enlightened, understanding life in the deepest way possible.     Siddhartha was born into the royal family of a small kingdom on the Indian-Nepalese border. According to the traditional story he had a privileged upbringing, but was...

Read more →


Fundamentals Teachings

Posted by Michael O. on

      The word Buddha means The Awakened One, coming from the Sanskrit root budh – 'to wake'. He is a man who has woken fully, as if from a deep sleep, to discover that suffering, like a dream, is over. The historical Buddha was however a man like any other, but an exceptional one; what he rediscovered was a way that anyone can walk, providing that they are so inclined. The historical Buddha Gautama was not the first Buddha. There had been others who had walked the way before him. He was not a god, a prophet or...

Read more →


Basic Meditation Techniques

Posted by Michael O. on

      There are many challenges to a meditation practice, including: Understanding what meditation is… and isn’t! Finding the right kind of meditation for your needs Learning how to meditate Starting a practice Sustaining a practice We’ve created this page to help with some of the basics that should get you started, and build some foundational skills and tools that will help you continue once you do. What Is Meditation and Why Do We Do It? If you’re reading this, you’ve likely heard some buzz about meditation in the popular media, from a friend or co-worker, or someone who...

Read more →


Buddha Quotes

Posted by Michael O. on

________________________________________________________________                       ________________________________________________________________                        ________________________________________________________________                        ________________________________________________________________                    _________________________________________________________                                              ______________________________________________________

Read more →


Videos

Posted by Michael O. on

VIDEOS TO BRIGHTEN YOUR DAY. Quotes By Buddha Incredible Acts Of Kindness    Guided Meditation for Detachment From Over-Thinking    Happy Life:  A short film about life... about human being.

Read more →

Recent Articles