I don’t understand the Tibetans recite all kinds of sacred Sutras like Sutra of Golden Light and Sanghata Sutra which are supposed to be so powerful and have Buddhas strike down enemies, so why they so many Tibetan monks being imprisoned and killed and pushed from their land??? How are the rest of us suppsoed to have faith in the Sutras after seeing this? I can’t imagine the Tibetan monks have lost their way and aren’t chanting, I think the y sincerely chant a lot.
I went to a Thai Buddhist temple the other day for the new year festival. One thing I found interesting was how people stuck pieces of gold from a piece of paper onto a Buddha statue as they made their wishes. Does anyone know the reason behind this tradition?
When I google image Buddha, there’s the fat buddha that everyone knows who’s really happy and a lot of people say rub my belly for goodluck. but then there’s the other Buddha, for example the giant statue of Buddha in Hong Kong. The more serious and in my opinion realistic. Why is this?
His remains were found and then cremated, but if you get enlightened, your body should enter a different parallel and disappear from the face of the Earth forever. Please tell me if I am wrong. I am considering converting to the religion of Buddhism.
In the current cycle, the camera always flashes to the statue of Buddha’s head located outside the models’ house, even though Tyra is not follow the teachings of Buddha, and neither do the contestants as far as I know. Is anyone else annoyed by how Buddha is often used as home decor, with no reference to everything he represents?
This is my assignment in Mandarin. I hope you can answer it as soon as possible. Thank you! My professor said we must answer logically between the buddha of India and the buddha from China. My professor said we must answer logically between the buddha of India and the buddha from China.