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A Cheat Sheet to Buddhist Philosophy

Letting go of the need to control sets you on the noble path.

5 Great Books Under 200 Pages (Quick Reads)

Literary masterpieces that are completed in only a few short hours.

The 4 Stages of Enlightenment According to Buddhist Scripture

Buddha taught of four distinct stages on the path to enlightenment, each marked by a deep and unmistakable experience of selflessness that change ones outlook and behavior.

The Buddhist Guide to a Happy Life: The Noble Eightfold Path

Buddha correctly recognized that suffering (duhkha) originates through ignorance and craving, the Noble Eightfold Path is a guide to eliminate ignorance and craving, and by extension, suffering.

Tibetan Sand Mandalas: Healing Through Sacred Art (Photo Gallery, Video)

Tibetan monks painstakingly create these sand mandalas which are ritualistically destroyed soon after to symbolize the transitory nature of material life.

The Four Noble Truths – Buddha’s First Teaching

Regarded as the central foundation of Buddhist teaching - Buddha taught of the Four Noble Truths in his first sermon following his enlightenment.

The Buddha – A Documentary Story of the Buddha’s Life (Video)

A lucid and compelling presentation on the transformative elements of Buddha's dharma.

Alan Watts Discusses Nothingness (Video)

There is no mirror, and the nature of the mind is intrinsically void.