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. … Continue readingUnwrapping the Origami of the Buddhist Eightfold Path
Learn how the popular TV show “Breaking Bad” relates to the five precepts in Buddhism, and how right livelihood makes a difference. … Continue readingBreaking Buddha: How “Breaking Bad” Relates to Buddhism
What does enlightenment or awakening mean in Buddhism? Learn why this is the final step that leads to the freedom of Nirvana in Buddhism! … Continue readingWake Up! Understanding Enlightenment in Buddhism
Learn what an action movie from 1986 can teach us about following the teachings of the Buddha. … Continue reading6 Buddhist Tips from the Movie Top Gun
Celebrate the Buddha’s life on Bodhi day! Learn how you can not only practice on this day, but also make it more meaningful to you and others. … Continue readingMaking Bodhi Day Meaningful
Do you need a Buddhism teacher to truly practice Buddhism? Explore the pros and cons of having (or not) a Buddhism teacher. … Continue readingDo You Need Buddhist Teachers to Learn Buddhism?