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Buddha Purnima Coloring Pages

Buddha purnima coloring pages

Buddha Purnima Coloring Pages: Vesak (Buddha Purnima, Buddha Jayanti) is a Buddhist festival that marks Gautama Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. It falls on the day of the full moon in month of May. Colour the Lord Buddha in the picture. Click on any image you like to enlarge it. You can download this image and print it for coloring! Buddha Purnima Coloring Pages

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Buddha Jayanti Greetings

Buddha Jayanti Greetings

Buddha Jayanti Greetings: Buddha Jayanti or also known as Buddha Purnima is the most sacred festivals of Buddhist. Buddha Purnima (Buddha Birthday) is celebrated in remembrance Lord Buddha. Lord Buddha is the founder of Buddhism. This day is the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha. It falls on the full moon of the fourth lunar month (month of Vaisakh) i.e. April …

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Buddha Purnima Celebrations: Buddhist Culture & Traditions

Buddha Purnima Celebrations: Buddhist Culture & Traditions

The full moon of the month of Vaisakh has a three-fold significance for Buddhists because this was the day when Buddhist God, Buddha was born, attained enlightenment and attained Nirvana. On the day of Buddha Purnima, Buddhists arrange Panchasheel, Ashtasheel, Sutrapath, Sutrasraban, collective prayers and various other religious ceremonies. Many Buddhists organise three-day festivities. Many social and cultural events are …

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महात्मा बुद्ध जयंती

महात्मा बुद्ध जयंती

भारत की पवित्र भूमि पर ऐसे कई महापुरुषों ने जन्म लिया है, जिन्होंने अपने कृत्यों और सिद्धांतों के बल पर मानव जीवन के भीतर छिपे गूढ़ रहस्यों को उजागर किया। इन्हीं में से एक हैं महात्मा बुद्ध, जिन्होंने सामान्य मनुष्य के रूप में जन्म लेकर अध्यात्म की उस ऊंचाई को छुआ जहां तक पहुंचना किसी आम व्यक्ति के लिए मुमकिन …

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Buddhist Tradition: Buddhism Culture & Rituals

Buddhist Tradition: Buddhism Culture & Rituals

Buddhist ritual for celebrating the three-in-one occasion are naturally elaborate. The day falls in the Vaishaka month of the Indian calendar. For the Tibetans, it is the full moon day in the fourth month of the Tibetan calendar. On Buddha Jayanti, the Buddhist monasteries all over the world echo with prayers, sermons and recitations of Buddhist scriptures. In monasteries, religious …

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How is the date of Buddha’s birthday celebration determined?

How is the date of Buddha's birthday celebration determined?

Traditionally, Buddha’s birthday is known as Vesak or Visakah Puja. Vesak is the major Buddhist festival of the year as it celebrates the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha on the one day, the first full moon day of the sixth month of the Buddhist lunar calendar, or the fourth month of the Chinese calendar or in May, (except …

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Where was Lord Buddha born?

Where was Lord Buddha born?

Buddha was born in B.C. 560 and died at the age of eighty in B.C. 480. The place of his birth was a grove known as Lumbini, near the city of Kapilavastu, at the foot of Mount Palpa in the Himalayan ranges within Nepal. This small city Kapilavastu stood on the bank of the little river Rohini, some hundred miles …

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Awareness – Lord Buddha Poem in English

Awareness - Lord Buddha

Awareness is the path of immortality; thoughtlessness is the path of death. Those who are aware do not die. The thoughtless are as if dead already. The wise having clearly understood this, delight in awareness and find joy in the knowledge of the noble ones. These wise ones, meditative, persevering, always using strong effort, attain nirvana, the supreme peace and …

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What is the Buddha’s teaching about caste and colour?

What is the Buddha's teaching about caste and colour?

There is no division of caste and colour in Buddhism. In some country, the caste system is a very important social structure. However, Buddhism is free from caste, racial, and gender prejudices. Everyone is equal in spiritual potential. The Buddha explained that a man’s virtues or vices depend on his deeds, not his birth or wealth. One who comes to …

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The Fool – Lord Buddha English Poetry

The Fool - Lord Buddha English Poetry

Long is the night to one who is awake. Long is ten miles to one who is tired. Long is the cycle of birth and death to the fool who does not know the true path. If a traveller does not meet with one who is better or equal, let one firmly travel alone; there is no companionship with a …

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