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Samsara literally means "wandering-on." Many people think of it as the Buddhist name for the place where we currently live — the place we leave when we go to nibbana.
If samsara were a place, it might seem selfish for one person to look for an escape, leaving others behind.
It's true that the Buddha likened the practice for stopping samsara to the act of going from one place to another: from this side of a river to the further shore.
www.accesstoinsight.org /lib/authors/thanissaro/samsara.html   (634 words)

Samsara is derived from saṃ¡Ìsṛ, "to flow together," to go or pass through states, to wander.
The basic idea that there is a cycle of birth and rebirth is, however, not questioned in early Buddhism and its successors, and neither is, generally, the concept that samsara is a negative condition to be abated through religious practice concluding in the achievement of final nirvana.
According to several strands of the Mahayana Buddhist tradition, the division of samsara and nirvana is attacked using an argument that extends some of the basic premises of anatta and of Buddha's attack on orthodox accounts of existence.
www.thaiexotictreasures.com /samsara.html   (545 words)

 Samsara - tribe.net
Photographed in 70mm, in many different countries, "Samsara" will be a celebration of world unity, a theme that is exceptionally timely as we approach the year 2000.
Samsara is a Tibetan word that means "Wheel of Life", a concept both intimate and vast, obvious and oblique.
"Samsara" will be a "Fantasia" of the 1990's, a two hour odyssey that will transform viewers as they are swept along on a journey of the soul.
people.tribe.net /jasonlee/blog/485cfb9a-7e92-4a1c-8c35-af1cc6e0f722   (1091 words)

 About Samsara
Samsara is a group of architects, planners, students of architecture, other professionals and friends with a concern for preserving and creating an awareness towards Himalayan built heritage, arts, culture and allied crafts.
Samsara strives to create an awareness towards the forgotten monuments lying neglected along the regions and attempts to relay the stories of their glorious past and the vicissitudes of times they have withstood.
Samsara is an independent body and is in no way affiliated to any other agencies or bodies.
members.tripod.com /h-samsara/aboutus.htm   (148 words)

 AZADI!   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Samsara is an a capella women's trio who unite passionate struggles for justice with extraordinary vocal music.
Samsara's repertoire ranges from old folksongs and spirituals with new arrangements, to satirical parodies and original music on current topics, all with tight, searing, dissonant and bittersweet harmonies.
Members of Samsara have taught workshops on using your voice as resistance‚ across the country and have been an active participants in numerous benefits, protests and demonstrations for social, economic and environmental justice.
www.museumfire.com /samsara.htm   (125 words)

 Samsara - a film by Ron Fricke, the sequel to Baraka
Samsara is Ron Fricke 's sequel to Baraka.
Samsara is a Tibetan word that means "Wheel of Life", a concept both intimate and vast, obvious and oblique.
"Samsara" will be a "Fantasia" of the 1990's, a two hour odyssey that will transform viewers as they are swept along on a journey of the soul.
www.spiritofbaraka.com /samsara.aspx   (3486 words)

 Samsara and Legends, Top Ranked Jamaica Hotels. Your Choice for a Jamaican Resort. Located in Negril, Jamaica.
Negril, Jamaica is one of the most beautiful Caribbean vacation spots on Earth and perhaps the best place in the world to truly relax.
Samsara and Legends Hotels are two oceanfront hotels in Negril.
Samsara & Legends Hotels nestled on the shores of picturesque Negril, welcome new visitors and repeat guests from all over the world.
www.negrilhotels.com   (151 words)

 Samsara * survival and recovery in Cambodia | BrunoFilms.com
SAMSARA: (Sanskrit) Perpetual repetition of birth and death from the past through the present to the future, through six illusory realms: Hell, Hungry Spirits, Animals, Fighting Spirits, Man and Heaven.
Samsara documents the struggle of the Cambodian people to rebuild a shattered society in a climate of war and with limited resources.
Samsara gives an excellent sense of urban and rural life and the manifold problems of a country recovering from two decades of dislocation and radical transformation."
www.brunofilms.com /samsara.html   (391 words)

 Samsara Hotel, Legian Hotels, Bali Hotels and Spa
Samsara Hotel completes the day with simple elegance and relaxing sensation..
Samsara Bali Hotel is a wonderful base for your Bali Vacation because of the location in Jalan Legian Kuta.
Samsara Bali Spa is the place to relax and be pampered.
www.samsarahotel.com   (202 words)

 Samsara (2001)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Normally I would be with hundreds celebrating the arrival of the new year.
Last night I decided to be alone with SAMSARA.
I've spent hours surfing net on SAMSARA, reading reactions of people from Brazil to Bombay to Bucharest to Bangladesh.
www.imdb.com /title/tt0196069   (430 words)

 Samsara by Guerlain
This oriental woody-floral is warm and beguiling, in a beautiful bottle (by Robert Granai) with graceful upturned edges reminiscent of the pagodas that dot the emerald hills of Taiwan or Japan.
The word Samsara is Sanskrit for an infinite cycle of births and rebirths, repeated until perfection or nirvana is attained: Guerlain acheived perfume perfection in this unbelievably rich and exotic fragrance, created as a tribute to the woman he loves.
Samsara is unique in that it is created almost entirely of natural ingredients from around the world, including essences often used in aromatherapy to impart a sense of serenity.
www.scentagious.com /samsara.html   (180 words)

 Buddhism - Samsara
Samsara literally means "wandering-on." Many people think of it as the Buddhist name for the place where we currently live -- the place we leave when we go to nibbana.
If samsara were a place, it might seem selfish for one person to look for an escape, leaving others behind.
It's true that the Buddha likened the practice for stopping samsara to the act of going from one place to another: from this side of a river to the further shore.
www.esolibris.com /articles/buddhism/samsara.php   (755 words)

 About Samsara Cues   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Samsara Cues is the creative forces of Jim Stadum and Dave Doucette.
Samsara is known to many as “The Best Woodworkers in the Industry”.
Samsara Cues strives to build cues that not only play with precise accuracy, but have the artistic beauty that makes them highly collectable.
www.samsaracues.com /about.php   (298 words)

 Rasa Music > Samsara   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Samsara is a beautiful, moving soundtrack that deserves thoughtful attention and appreciation.
A spiritual love-story set in the majestic landscape of Ladakh in the Himalayas, India, Samsara is the story of Tashi, a Buddhist monk’s quest and journey toward Self-Knowledge.
“Samsara” in Sanskrit translates as “the world within” or, as the Buddha says, “the cycle of life, delusion and suffering which all sentient beings are part of”.
www.rasamusic.com /product_info.php/products_id/54?sid=59213ea20e1b492226da24ca3cf9c73d   (236 words)

 Samsara - Definition   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Samsara, in Buddhism, is the opposite of Nirvana.
Buddhists believe that Samsara is the world of passion; attachment to people and things; multiplicity and differentiation.
My Samsara is also about passion, attachment to people and things, multiplicity and differentiation.
www.samsara.ca /ethos/samsara/samsara.htm   (195 words)

 Samsara Hotel & Spa, Kuta - 2 Reviews - TripAdvisor
Samsara Hotel and Spa: Great Rooms from $51
Stayed at the Samsara in December with my sister.
We chose this hotel for it's location and its advertised Spa......First of all there was no spa, not one that we could see anyway, secondly one night...
www.tripadvisor.com /Hotel_Review-g297697-d624573-Reviews-Samsara_Hotel_Spa-Kuta_Bali.html   (471 words)

Samsara is this world, filled as it is with so much pain and sorrow.
In the very center, there is a rooster chasing a pig chasing a snake chasing the rooster -- craving, hatred, and ignorance.
It is described using the metaphor of a wheel of life, wherein one thing inevitably leads to another.
www.ship.edu /~cgboeree/samsara.html   (1150 words)

 Samsara:Main Page - RPGnetWiki
You will find no setting materials herein, although there are some broad, setting applications and the rules are more generally applicable to roughly human-levels of power.
There is no theme or premise, although SAMSARA’s mechanics tend to support play which rests upon social interactions and internal struggles at least as much as combat, which is correspondingly downplayed.
SAMSARA is based upon the resolution of contests, rather than of actions, and is a rules-light, abstract engine of play.
wiki.rpg.net /index.php/Samsara:Main_Page   (313 words)

 Mosa-Dharma and Prehension: Nagarjuna and Whitehead Compared
In Buddhism this world of ceaseless flow and change is known as samsara, and to samsara is opposed nirvana, the world of nonorigination and nondestruction.
Nagarjuna’s central thesis is that whatever is supposed to be substantial, whether in the sphere of samsara or in that of nirvana is actually nothing but pratitya samutpada, which is translated as dependent co-origination.
That is, what appear to be things with substantial existence turn out to be processes to which many elements contribute, each of these elements being in turn nothing other than such a process.
www.religion-online.org /showarticle.asp?title=2364   (5436 words)

 Samsara Hotel
Samsara Hotel offers the best value for money in the small hotel category in Negril.
Distinctive multi-level sundecks carved into the cliffs, give way to natural steps that offer tranquil privacy and easy access to the crystal blue sea for swimming, snorkeling, scuba diving and kayaking.
The Hotel has a relaxed and peaceful environment with spectacular ocean views Samsara has a casual and intimate atmosphere with friendly staff who make all guests feel welcome and at home, attested to by the high rate of repeat clientele.
www.seejamaicacheaply.com /hotels/negril_jamaica/samsarahotel.html   (124 words)

The material world, on the other hand, was a place fragmented and constantly changing; this changing aspect of the universe came to be called samsara.
All your actions must produce some action in the future; the only way this can happen for all your actions is if you have lives in the future.
The goal became not an eternity in a blissful afterlife, but moksha, or "liberation" from samsara.This quest for liberation is the hallmark of the Upanishads and forms the fundamental doctrine of both Buddhism and Jainism.
www.wsu.edu:8080 /~dee/GLOSSARY/SAMSARA.HTM   (257 words)

 Samsara   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Samsara is people caught in the spider web of desires.
Samsara is a maze of spider webs, all connected together, thickly interwoven — forming an impenetrable trap.
Alas, samsara exists for the selfish, and so long as a human being is selfish and self-involved, samsara exists for him.
world.std.com /~aditya/samsara.html   (315 words)

 Samsara Perfume by Guerlain at Perfume Emporium
Blended with notes of jasmine, ylang-ylang and vanilla, Samsara is a romantic type of fragrance.
The only other perfum I will wear besides Samsara is Nehama, which I also love, but was off the market for a long time.
Then it started making me feel queasy, it's just too much, too powerful, too cloying, and too likely to be over applied (which some other ladies who also wore it always did).
www.perfumeemporium.com /Womens/Details.cfm?ID=85&source=9   (337 words)

 *Samsara Web Design & Digital Web Services   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Samsara is a full web service agency offering web site design, construction and marketing services across all industries.
We are particularly strong in travel, skiing and service industries.
Himalayan Adventures and Trekking in Nepal from Samsara Expeditions
www.samsaraweb.com   (49 words)

 Living Within Samsara   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
As a result of knowing this to be an integral make-up of who I am, I have now designated a category all to its own making as I imagine I shall have many things to say on this matter of HSP.
I define a codependent relationship to simply be any relationship in which one or both partner/s turn over their own autonomy for well-being into the hands of the other.
Somewhere in one of Melody Beattie’s books she makes it clear that when we grieve as we engage this process of recovery that we are not insane.
samsara.ihostyou.com /page/2   (1328 words)

 VEDA - Vedas and Vedic Knowledge Online - Vedic Encyclopedia, Bhakti-yoga in vedas, Library
This is a simplified way to understand the wanderings of a spirit soul within samsara, the cycle of birth and death.
It shows the basic facts needed to understand this world and the life in it and helps to learn about the different ways of life leading to elevation or degradation.
Holding in her hands a bow, a trident, arrows, a shield, a sword, a conchshell, a disc and a club, and being praised by celestial beings like Apsaras, Kinnaras, Uragas, Siddhas, Caranas and Gandharvas, who worshiped her with all kinds of presentations, she spoke as follows." (SB 10.4.10-11)
www.veda.harekrsna.cz /samsara/index.htm   (4247 words)

 Samsara Resort, Kathmandu - Reviews & Deals - TripAdvisor
We'll send you updates with the latest deals, reviews and articles for Samsara Resort and Kathmandu each week.
Offers unique total of 25 luxurious rooms that are equipped with almost all the facilities that are expected from a high end 3 star grand hotel.
The Samsara is a brand new 5 storey hotel set in a peaceful garden behind the Vaishali Hotel off Thamel Marg in the popular tourist area of Kathmandu.
www.tripadvisor.com /Hotel_Review-g293890-d633635-Reviews-Samsara_Resort-Kathmandu.html   (392 words)

 Amazon.com: Samsara: Music: Zeora Sage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Her debut "Samsara" is a rock album with doses of folk, pop, jazz and poetry.
With dance video and heavy metal getting more of the airplay in recent years, it's nice to hear something different in Rock.
"Samsara" is a very good disc that touches the mind and heart.
www.amazon.com /Samsara-Zeora-Sage/dp/B00005B2QS   (720 words)

 Join The Samsara - The Saga of Ryzom
You will not be too popular if swindling other players is the guild policy.
If you don't wanna pay his prices, don't buy his stuff.
The Saga of Ryzom forums are part of the SoR service and subject to the EULA and Code of Conduct.
www.ryzom.com /forum/showthread.php?p=74397&page=3   (522 words)

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