FEATURES

Showing results for "Gotama"

Mount Kailas: Natural Consciousness of Cultural Memories, Places, and Time
Experiences of pilgrims' travels to the roof of the world
Uploaded 14 Nov 2014
Path of the Pilgrim: Manifesting the Spiritual
Then do folk long to go on pilgrimage, And palmers to go seeking out strange strands, To distant shrines well known in sundry lands. And specially from every shire’s end of England they to Canterbury
Uploaded 12 Mar 2014
Significance of Nature in Buddhism
  Editorial Note: Ven. Priya Rakkhit is a young Theravāda monk from the Chittagong Plain, Bangladesh. He is presently in Hong Kong pursuing Buddhist studies at the Centre of Buddhi
Uploaded 7 Feb 2014
Ecological Crisis: A Buddhist Analysis and its Resolution
Editor's note: This article was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 10, December 2008.   Email:bdsaddhananda@yahoo.com ‘The earliest doctrinal elemen
Uploaded 26 Apr 2013
Environmental Concern in the Discourses of Dīgha Nikāya
Editor's note: This article was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 10, December 2008.   01. Introduction The term ‘environment’ includes
Uploaded 26 Apr 2013
Victimless Crimes – A Buddhist Response
Editor's note: This article was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 12, June 2009.A crime is usually understood as the infringement of an established system of law of a commun
Uploaded 26 Apr 2013
How Should a Criminal Be Treated? (A Buddhist Response)
Introduction   There are some satisfactory definitions of ‘crime’ and ‘criminal'. But the question of ‘what is a crime ?’ has baffled thinkers on ethics for centur
Uploaded 26 Apr 2013
‘Detachment’ in Vairāgyaśataka of Bhartṛhari: Where Buddhist and Brahmanic Ideas Concord
Editor's note: This article was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 9, September 2008.   01. Prologue Indicating the vedāntic tone in the śataka 
Uploaded 23 Apr 2013
Discernment of the Treasure of Abhidhamma
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 6, December 2007. Introduction The intricate, abstract, highly technical  data and information of mātikā̄s (doct
Uploaded 19 Apr 2013
Depersonalizing the human personality
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 7, March 2008. The 6th century BC, the period of rigorous religious search after ‘what is good’
Uploaded 19 Apr 2013
The Buddhist Tradition of Sri Lanka: the Dhamma and the Sangha - a Historical Survey
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 1, October 2006. In which sense can we speak of a characteristically Sri Lankan Buddhist tradition? In answering
Uploaded 17 Apr 2013
Living Meditation
Editor's note: This feature was first published in the now-retired Bodhi Journal, Issue 4, June 2007.  A: I’ve a lot of worries and stress. I try to meditate in order to relax, but it
Uploaded 17 Apr 2013
Back to Top