sacred words….for all….

Preceded by mind are phenomena, led by mind, formed by mind, If with mind polluted one speaks or acts, then pain follows, as a wheel follows, the draft ox’s foot……….. Dhammapada, Verse (1) Preceded by mind are phenomena, led by mind, formed by mind, If with mind pure, one speaks or acts, then ease follows,…

Happy in Peace……

My take on the eternally happy fellows in peace……for all of us…….the beauty of the Buddha and his teachings…..:) Some quiet moments spent this afternoon in company of these amazing messengers of peace……..made me more humble, happy and calm……..sharing with you all is the icing on the cake……..:) Pic courtesy : Me……:)

Quote of the Day…..

Came across these wonderful quotes on this very auspicious day of Buddha celebration……..quotes to go with every moment……..for all of you…   Be Forgiving…. When we are able to recognise and forgive ignorant actions of the past, we gain the strength of solving these problems constructively and move foward…..

Wisdom talks…..

Here are two collections of wisdom words I find inspiring and helpful for all of us to follow and practice……from the holy scriptures of the Buddha……..   1. The Path to Self destruction. If we live our lives continually motivated by anger and hatred, even our physical health deteriorates. 2. Violence is Self Perpetuating. If…

Buddha…..the universal phenomenon…

Yes, Buddha is the universal phenomenon that reigns supreme in the much more simpler ways in everybody’s lives……and that is amazing….. For me, I am becoming far more amazed at my daily discoveries of the Buddha, his life, his teachings, his relevance in these modern times much more and the entire persona which can easily…

Buddha…..a Global phenomenon…..

Buddhism and Buddhist teachings…..originated here in India, and spread worldwide………and Buddha attained enlightenment in Sarnath, a peaceful place in the Eastern part of India. Buddha is there everywhere……throughout India……in the hearts of the people and in their homes………and I found Buddha once again in the beautiful sea side state of Orissa……an abode of deities of…

Peace….in a serene little Japanese garden..

Nothing can be more peaceful than spending some quiet time in a beautiful calm and serene settings of a Japanese forest with the sounds of a bell ringing in a Buddhist temple in this garden……….and if that can be found in your own home city rather than travelling all the way to Japan, then there’s…