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  Encyclopedia: Buddhism
According to the Buddhist tradition, all phenomena (dharmas) are marked by three characteristics, sometimes referred to as the Dharma seals, that is anicca(impermanence), dukkha (suffering) and Anatta (no self) Dharma (Sanskrit, roughly law or way) is the way of the higher Truths.
The paradox is that as soon as the Buddhist practitioner tries to grasp at this inner Buddha potency and cling to it as though it were his or her ego writ large, it proves elusive.
Central to Buddhist doctrine and practice is the law of karma and vipaka; action and its fruition, which happens within the dynamic of dependent origination (pratītya-samutpāda).
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Buddhism   (10695 words)

 Encyclopedia: Chinese Buddhist canon
The Buddhist canon of scripture is known in Sanskrit as the Tripiṭaka and in Pāli as the Tipiṭaka.
The international Buddhist flag was designed in Sri Lanka in the 1880s with the assistance of Henry Steele Olcott and was later adopted as a symbol by the World Fellowship of Buddhists.
Buddhists place varying value on them: attitudes range from worship of the text itself, to dismissal of some texts as falsification of the ineffable truth.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Chinese-Buddhist-canon   (343 words)

 List of Lists
List of Ceremonial counties of England by Population
List of Chancellors of the University of Cambridge
List of Chancellors of the University of Mississippi
www.starrepublic.org /encyclopedia/wikipedia/l/li/listoflists.html   (2044 words)

 List of reference tables   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This is a list of reference tables, similar to the collection of reference tables found at the back of almanacs, dictionaries and encyclopedias (or an index of them, if they're scattered throughout the work).
List of mean centers of U.S. population during the 20th century
List of monasteries dissolved by Henry VIII of England
hallencyclopedia.com /List_of_reference_tables   (1653 words)

 List of Buddhist topics: Just the facts...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Ahimsa (A Buddhist and Hindu and especially Jainist doctrine holding that all forms of life are sacred and urging the avoidance of violence)
Tibetan Buddhism (A Buddhist doctrine that includes elements from India that are not Buddhist and elements of preexisting shamanism)
List of Buddhist temples (additional info and facts about List of Buddhist temples)
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/L/Li/List_of_Buddhist_topics.htm   (1788 words)

 Guntur - KnowledgeIsFun.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Since the beginning of Buddhist epoch, Guntur stood foremost in matters of education.
Buddhists established universities in ancient times at Dhanyakataka (Amaravathi).
Acharya Nagarjuna, an influential Buddhist philosopher, is thought to have been from the district, and is said to have discovered Mica in this area around 200 BCE.
www.knowledgeisfun.com /G/Gu/Guntur.php   (636 words)

 A BUDDHOBIBLIOGRAPHY - Bruce Burrill This is an annotated list of Buddhist books that I ho
Nine-tenths of Buddhist practice is the cultivation of mindfulness--being in the moment as it unfolds.
According to Buddhist tradition every five hundred years there is a change, the Dharma redefining itself in response to decay, and Conze follows this in his presentation.
The late Dr. Conze was a Buddhist, and he points to the spiritual intent behind the doctrines.
www.skepticfiles.org /mys1/bks.htm   (3721 words)

 Talk:List of Buddhist topics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
I saw a need for this list, but couldn't seem to inspire someone else to do it.
It still needs to be linked from all the other pages on Buddhist topics.
Terms and concepts has brief definition for jargon, while list of topics should just be a big blank list.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Talk:List_of_Buddhist_topics   (291 words)

 Buddhist Topics
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Buddhist topics are sometimes listed as the esoteric jesus christ.
www.devipress.com /articles/buddhist-topics   (551 words)

 Online Encyclopedia and Dictionary - List of reference tables   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
List of books by title: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z
List of Judicial Committees of the Privy Council & House of Lords cases
List of songs with the word "song" in their title or lyrics
www.fact-archive.com /encyclopedia/List_of_reference_tables   (1403 words)

 Mandala - Free Encyclopedia of Thelema
At its root it is the generic Sanskrit term for any plan, chart, or geometric pattern which represents the cosmos metaphysically or symbolically, a microcosm of the universe from the standpoint of man.
Mandalas are commonly used by Hindu and Buddhist monks as an aid to meditation.
In Nichiren Shoshu Buddhism, the mandala is a scroll of Chinese calligraphy that embodies the enlightened life condition of Nichiren Daishonin, the founder of that Buddhist practice, and is the highest object of worship to which his followers chant the words "Nam Myoho Renge Kyo."
www.egnu.org /thelema/index.php/Mandala   (726 words)

 Buddhist terms and concepts   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Several Buddhist terms and concepts lack direct translations into English that cover the breadth of the original term.
Below are given a number of important Buddhist terms, short definitions, and the languages in which they appear.
In this list, an attempt has been made to organize terms by their original form and give translations and synonyms in other languages below the definition.
www.sciencedaily.com /encyclopedia/buddhist_terms_and_concepts   (1052 words)

 Buddhism - China-related Topics BU-BZ - China-Related Topics
Indeed, Buddhists believe there have been many solitary buddhas (Pāli pacceka-buddha; Sanskrit: pratyekabuddha) who achieved enlightenment on their own but did not go on to teach others.
The Buddhist canon of scripture is known in Sanskrit as the Tripiṭaka and in PaliPāli as the TipitakaTipiṭaka.
Image:Buddhist flag.jpegthumbrightThe international Buddhist flag was designed in Sri Lanka in the 1880s with the assistance of Henry Steele Olcott and was later adopted as a Buddhist symbolismsymbol by the World Fellowship of Buddhists.
www.famouschinese.com /virtual/Buddhism   (6072 words)

 Bodhi tree - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Bodhi tree was a large and very old specimen of the Sacred Fig, located at the Mahabodhi Temple at Bodh Gaya (about 100 km from Patna in the Indian state of Bihar) under which Siddhartha Gautama, the spiritual teacher and founder of Buddhism later know as Gautama Buddha, arrived at Bodhi.
According to Buddhist belief, Siddharta Gautama meditated under this tree, mentioned as Ashwattha in the Tipitaka, when he achieved Nirvana.
The Sacred Fig currently growing at the Mahabodhi Temple is not the original specimen, but probably a direct clone descendant of it.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Bodhi_tree   (274 words)

 Maitreya - Free Encyclopedia of Thelema
Maitreya is a bodhisattva who Buddhists believe will eventually appear on earth, achieve complete enlightenment, and teach the pure dharma.
Some of the events foretold at the coming of the second Buddha include an end to death, warfare, famine, and disease (and ostensibly rebirth) as well as the ushering in of a new society of tolerance and love.
This prophecy strangely contradicts certain Buddhist teachings, suggesting it may have been a borrowed eschatology rather than originating with Shakyamuni Buddha.
www.egnu.org /thelema/index.php/Maitreya   (441 words)

 Foto List: Ming Dynasty Hall, Shaolin Temple With Buddhist Monk.
Buddhist Monk demonstrates a Kung Fu exercise in Ming Dynasty Hall.
Foot of Buddhist Monk in depression in brick floor of ancient hall.
Buddhist Monk at the end of a Kung Fu exercise in Ming Dynasty Hall.
www.chinadan.com /20hallfloor/fotolist.html   (675 words)

 List of reference tables - Observatory cosmic
List of Acts of the Parliament of Ireland
List of Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States by court composition
List of Justices of the Supreme Court of the United States by seat
www.sysar.com   (1117 words)

 List of Buddhist topics - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
List of Buddhist topics - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
This encyclopedia, history, geography and biography article about List of Buddhist topics contains research on
List of Buddhist topics, A, B, C, D, E, F, G, H, J, K, L, M, N, O, P, Q, R, S, T, U, V, W, X, Y, Z, Buddhism and Topic lists.
www.arikah.com /encyclopedia/List_of_Buddhist_topics   (121 words)

 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Bodhi tree
It was while meditating under this tree (mentioned as Assattha in the Tipitaka) that Siddhartha Gautama achieved Nirvana.
Therefore, the Bodhi tree or tree of wisdom is considered sacred and symbolic to Buddhists.
This tree is a frequent destination for pilgrims, being the most important of the four holy sites for Buddhists.
www.reference.com /browse/wiki/Bodhi_tree   (195 words)

 English Full Text List - sorted by Author
The Buddhist heritage, by Buddhist Heritage, Conference:(1985: University of London.
The White Buddhist: The Asian Odyssey of Henry Steel Olcott.
Thai Buddhist accounts of male homosexuality and AIDS in the 1980s(THai Sexuality in the Age of AIDS: Essays in Memory of Robert Ariss)
ccbs.ntu.edu.tw /FULLTEXT/cf_eng.htm   (5303 words)

 Buddhist Topics   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
Berkeley university neo-buddhism nikaya buddhism list of buddhist symbolism buddhist temples list of california.
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Edit f g gampopa gandhara gandharan buddhist reincarnation rime movement rhinoceros sutra mahinda maitreya mala mandala mandala of sutras lokaksema lokapalas lumbini.
www.jesus-christ.ws /articles/buddhist-topics   (470 words)

 Maitreya -   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This article is about the Buddhist bodhisattva Maitreya; for the use of the name in other contexts, see Maitreya (disambiguation).
Maitreya is a bodhisattva who some Buddhists believe will eventually appear on earth, achieve complete enlightenment, and teach the pure dharma.
An example of a self-proclaimed incarnation of Maitreya is found in the I-Kuan Tao religious movement, which believes that Lu Zhong Yi, the 17th patriarch of I-Kuan Tao, proclaimed himself to be an incarnation of Maitreya.
psychcentral.com /wiki/Maitreya   (1140 words)

 H-Net Discussion Networks
H-Net's e-mail lists function as electronic networks, linking professors, teachers and students in an egalitarian exchange of ideas and materials.
Every aspect of academic life--research, teaching, controversies new and old--is open for discussion; decorum is maintained by H-Net's dedicated editors.
List for Discussion of History of Journalism and Mass Communication
www.h-net.org /lists   (308 words)

 User:Usedbook - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Religious affiliation and views: (Theravadin Buddhist, Agnostic, Atheist)
List of Buddhist topics Buddhist terms and concepts Timeline of Buddhism
This page was last modified 18:54, 14 September 2005.
www.wikipedia.org /wiki/User:Usedbook   (89 words)

 Buddhist Studies - EJournals
Journal of the International Association of Buddhist Studies (JIABS) (IABS, Switzerland)
All serious articles on topics in Korean Buddhism written in proper scholarly format are welcome]
[Nichiren Shu is a Buddhist organization based on the Lotus Sutra and the teachings of Nichiren Shonin]
www.ciolek.com /WWWVLPages/BuddhPages/EJournals.html   (437 words)

 Buddhist Books - The Rangjung Yeshe List of Recommended Buddhist Books
Rangjung Yeshe Publications is dedicated to presenting high quality translations of authentic Buddhist literature as well as commentaries by contemporary Buddhist masters of the Tibetan tradition, especially Mahamudra and Dzogchen.
The list covers mainly Mahayana and Vajrayana with an emphasis on the Nyingma and Kagyu tradition.
Goes through each of its chapters, expanding and providing helpful information on topics such as Vajrasattva practice, the significance of the Three Jewels, and Madhyamika philosophy.
www.rangjung.com /rootfiles/buddhist_books_list.htm   (1138 words)

 North Carolina Buddhist Directory   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The list of Buddhist centers in NC finally moved to its new home.
The Buddhist Peace Fellowship is an international organization of Buddhists and non-Buddhists working together to help bring the world to a more tranquil state.
Kadampa Center is part of the Gelugpa tradition of Tibetan Buddhism, famous for its emphasis upon deep understanding of Buddhist texts coupled with meditation practice.
www.carlweaver.com /NCBuddhistCenters.html   (2293 words)

 1999/01/27 09:43-Raymond J Wand-[K-list] Buddhist Bulldog Spirit
The monk had been giving those offerings to others without telling anyone.
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