Tags » Bodhisattva

Guided Meditation in Providence - 2/22

One of the questions I find myself asking clients again and again during counseling sessions is this:

“Do you meditate…?”

And most of the time, the answer is an uneasy and somewhat apologetic or guilty-looking, “No…” 161 more words

Metaphysics

My Personal Path to Buddhism: The Jimboyana

My name is James. I am a 26 year old male, living in Washington State. I grew up in a non-denominational Christian church, in a middle class neighborhood.  767 more words

Buddhism

Spiritual Formation of the Bodhisattva

Around the 8th century CE, a monk at Nalanda, one of the largest Buddhist monasteries and universities to ever exist, composed a text called the  1,364 more words

On Dharma

Mindful, present, love.

Calm yourself and be still

Feel the air going in and out for this moment

Love entails you to be grounded

There is simply no room for ego… 32 more words

Poetry

Bodhisattva Road

The Bodhisattva’s Journey

Mahayana Buddhism is sometimes called the Great Vehicle. It’s also called the Bodhisattva Path. Bodhisattva means Enlightenment Being or Awakened Being.

The path that I advocate, the path that I teach about, is the Bodhisattva Path. 1,381 more words

Buddhism

Bodhisattvas in art : painted images

    Bodhisattva is a Sanskrit term for anyone who has generated bodhichitta, motivated by great compassionwhich is an intense wish to attain buddha-hood… 1,000 more words

Art History

Who are Kwan Yin, Avalokiteshvara, Kannon, and Quan Am? - Lion's Roar

I have a Kwan Yin statue identical to this one. A great article. <3

Kwan Yin is the protector of women, children, sailors, fishermen, anyone in trouble, and the sick, disabled, and poor. 48 more words

Lion's Roar