Whether you’re Buddhist or not, you probably know Buddha’s name. Whilst Buddha was a real man who lived in India 2,500 years ago, it is the symbol of the happy, fat god statues that are most frequently thought of. You can see this symbol associated with wealth, luck, happiness and prosperity. It is common to […]
Buddhist Symbols in fashion
Buddhist symbols are often associated with spiritual enlightenment and peace. The clothing that we wear can also be a reflection of our beliefs. But when is it purely for fashion without the spiritual element? In this blog post, find some examples of Buddhist symbolism in fashion. You can decide for yourself if it is appropriate […]
How Has Buddhism Been Culturally Appropriated?
Many people are new to the religious tradition of Buddhism and might not know how to communicate its principles. In this article, you’ll learn about a few ways Buddhism has been culturally appropriated and how it has impacted Buddhists. What is Cultural Appropriation? It can be done by wearing clothes from a different culture without […]
Why are Buddha Bowls Healthy?
Buddha bowls are a trendy dish in the Paleo community. Finding the right recipe is tricky because have to rely on your creativity with what you have. What are Buddha Bowls? Buddha Bowls are a type of Buddhist food popular in Southeast Asia. They are made from steamed rice topped with vegetables, meats, or tofu […]
Buddhism In Australia
Buddhism has a significant presence in Australia. Buddhism is one of the world’s most popular religions, with over 600 million followers. In Australia, Buddhism is growing in popularity, with more and more people adopting the religion. Maybe this is because it offers peace and meditation in an otherwise hectic, modern world. This article outlines the […]
To honor the Buddha’s teachings, many celebrities have joined Buddhism. Whether you are thinking of following their example or just want to learn more about this great religion, look at these ten celebrity Buddhists who practice with great devotion and respect. Brad Pitt celebrity buddhist One of the most celebrities to practice Buddhism is Brad […]
How To Become A Buddhist
One of the most critical and influential religions in the world, Buddhism has a huge following and is populated by billions of people all over the globe. But how does one become a Buddhist? Are there guidelines on becoming Buddhist? This article details the steps and requirements for becoming a Buddhist. What are the three […]