Who Was the Buddha, And what were their principles?

In general, ‘Buddha’ suggests that ‘Awakened One’, somebody who has woke up from the sleep of content and sees things as they extremely square measure. A Buddha may be a one who is totally free from all faults and mental obstructions.

Bodhi Tataung Laykyun Sekkya standing Buddha.

Bodhi Tataung Laykyun Sekkya standing Buddha statue, Monywa, Sagaing, Myanmar (Burma), Southeast Asia. The Bodhi Tataung Laykyun Sekkya standing Buddha statue; at 116 metres, it is the second tallest statue in the world (and second tallest Buddha). It is located at the back of a large religious site with bodhi trees, gardens containing hundreds of sitting…

Obon festival – A Buddhist tradition aimed at honoring one’s ancestors.

Obon is one of the most important Japanese traditions. People believe that their ancestors’ spirits come back to their homes to be reunited with their family during Obon and pray for the spirits. For the reason, Obon is an important family gathering time, and many people return to their hometowns. Traditionally, lanterns are hung in…