Buddhist peace symbols

Buddhist peace symbols

Tattoo parlours are giving away free swastika tattoos as part of an international movement to take back the Nazi sign and restore its original meaning as a symbol of peace. Picture: Getty Source: AFP TATTOO parlours have offered free swastika tattoos…

Rituals and symbols of Buddhism

Rituals and symbols of Buddhism

Ritual Objects of Buddhism and Hinduism Added over 6 years ago Astamangala (Eight Auspicious Symbols) These are a suite or group of eight symbols endemic to a number of dharmic philosophies including Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism. They represent the enlightened…

Buddhism icons and symbols

Buddhism icons and symbols

Integral to any cultural exploration of Thailand is a consideration of the religious heart of this land, Theravada Buddhism. Upon a visit to Thailand, whether your goal is the cities, the mountains and tribal lands or the beaches, you will be surrounded…

Buddhism symbol Pictures

Buddhism symbol Pictures

Made myself a wallpaper, thought someone may like it and so I

Buddhism symbols of survival

Buddhism symbols of survival

The school of Buddhism evolved in the eastern part of India in 563 BCE. More or less at the same time (in & around 550 BCE) another school, Jainism, with almost similar thoughts, was developing in the same part of India. The founder of Jainism…

Buddhism mandala symbol

Buddhism mandala symbol

Mandalas are one of the most recognizable eastern symbols known in the world. Their beautiful patterns and colors are something that attracts you and draws you right in…so much so that the pattern crosses cultural and religious boundaries. Originating…

Buddhist Religious symbols

Buddhist Religious symbols

Some Buddhists are, eventually, up in arms over a Buddhist themed club in Jakarta, the Buddha Bar. The Buddha Bar, a French franchise chain restaurant-lounge-pub, ( soft ) opened in Jakarta late in 2008 at Jl. Teuku Umar, Menteng, and received some amount…