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  • Be calm and composed

    Aeons ago in ancient China lived an old farmer who had worked on his land for many years. He was blessed with a perspicacious mind. Abruptly, one day his horse ran away. Upon hearing the news, a motley group of neighbours came to commiserate with him. “Such misfortune, such ill luck,” the agitated group of villagers reacted. “Maybe,” nonchalantly replied the farmer. A few days later the horse returned, accompanied by three

  • Ujjain: Buddha Purnima celebrated with fervour

    Ujjain: On the incarnation day of Gautama Buddha, followers under the aegis of ‘Ashok Kanchanvan Bouddh Vihar foundation and research welfare samiti,’ celebrated Buddha Purnima on Monday. The followers of Mahatma Buddha performed the ‘Dhamm puja’ with a prayer atthe Ashok Vihar Bouddha Temple.

  • Meditation brings peace, calmness and understanding in human life

    Indore: Taking the journey inwards and learning to stay peaceful, many youngsters along with professionals are learning meditation techniques and attracting positive energy to their life. For all the spiritual seekers, Buddha Purnima is one of the most auspicious days to re-align themselves with life energies.

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    Buddha Purnima 2017: Everything you need to know about Vesak, its origin and celebration

    Buddha Purnima is celebrated around the globe to mark the birth anniversary of ‘Gautama Buddha’, the founder of Buddhism. It is celebrated on the full moon night in the Hindu month of Vaisakh. Buddha Purnima is also known as Vesak, as it is observed in the ‘Baisakh’ or the ‘Vaisakha’ month. In 2017, Gautama Buddha Purnima falls in May 10. Though many believe April 8 as his historical birth, the exact date is yet

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    Vesak 2017: 10 quotes of Lord Gautama Buddha for peace of mind

    Did you ever notice the chubby ‘Buddha’ statues that always look calm and smiling? It’s because the lord has discovered the secret of life to gain peace of mind. He has taught us the art of keeping aside all the egos and enjoy the beauty of present moment. If you ever want to be calm and cool like him, we bring to you Buddha’s secret for peace of mind. Here we go.

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    Buddha Purnima 2017: 15 all-time famous teachings of Gautama Buddha

    Gautama Buddha has been the guiding path for spiritual seekers for over 2,500 years now. The word ‘Buddha’ literally means ‘enlightened one’ or ‘awakened one’. Here are 15 all-time famous teachings of Gautama Buddha on a variety of topics.