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Green Tara, Bodhisattva and Dakini

Since being introduced to Tibetan Buddhism just over a year ago, my fascination with the Buddhist spirituality has taken a leap. Especially with Tara, the Bodhisattva of compassion and action. 458 more words

Buddhism

THE IZU EXILE

But I would like to mention one thing in particular. When the steward of this district sent me a request to pray for his recovery from illness, I wondered if I should accept it. 923 more words

Nichiren Buddhism

ON ATTAINING BUDDHAHOOD IN THIS LIFETIME

Whether you chant the Buddha’s name,3 recite the sutra, or merely offer flowers and incense, all your virtuous acts will implant benefits and roots of goodness in your life. 585 more words

Nichiren Buddhism

THE THREE KINDS OF TREASURE

Buddhism teaches that, when the Buddha nature manifests itself from within, it will receive protection from without. This is one of its fundamental principles. The Lotus Sutra says, “I have profound reverence for you.” 674 more words

Nichiren Buddhism

How to Be Free

When you see that there is already a precious jewel in your pocket, you give up every attitude of craving or coveting. Seeing that we are lions, we do not long to nurse from a mother deer. 180 more words

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Sea Queens & Dharma

Muse The Murmaids: Popsicles and Icicles (1963)

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When girls were pretty and pop was magic. yin yang lovin. Chattahoochee!

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The Great Theif who attained Buddhahood

A great Buddhist master, Nagarjuna, was asked by a great thief…. The thief was well known over the whole kingdom and he was so clever, so intelligent that he had never been caught. 1,097 more words

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