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Are You Spiritual But Not Religious? 10 Reasons Why Buddhism Will Enrich Your Path

While Buddhism in its Asian homelands can be conservative, convert Buddhists in the West are generally liberal, both socially and politically. Whether this is an accident of history or a natural reflection of the Buddhist teachings, Buddhist communities embrace diversity and work against sexism and racism.

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Sanskrit is considered to be the oldest language of the gods, as it is made up of the primordial sounds. Today, Sanskrit is the classical language of Indian and the liturgical language of Hinduism, Buddhism, and Jainism. #Sanskrit #Buddhism

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The two major schools of Buddhism. I happen to subscribe to the Mahayana school which is the foundation for Zen Buddhism.

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Tenzin Gyatso, The 14th Dalai Lama, as a young child. He was born into a prosperous farming family in Tibet in 1935. He was enthroned as the leader of Tibet in 1950 at the age of 15 and also assumed the role of Tibetan Buddhism's spiritual leader.

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Jetsun Milarepa, is generally considered one of Tibet's most famous yogis and poets. He was a student of Marpa Lotsawa, and a major figure in the history of the Kagyu school of Tibetan Buddhism.

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Eightfold Path & Buddhism.. let your students draw it out! It helps them visualize and remember the important components of Buddhism.

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Eastern Philosophy as found on  http://www.patheos.com/blogs/americanbuddhist/2014/11/superscholar-org-introduces-an-infographic-on-eastern-philosophy.html

Superscholar.org introduces an Infographic on Eastern Philosophy

Eastern Philosophy as found on http://www.patheos.com/blogs/americanbuddhist/2014/11/superscholar-org-introduces-an-infographic-on-eastern-philosophy.html

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Jetsun Milarepa (Tibetan: རྗེ་བཙུན་མི་ལ་རས་པ, Wylie: Rje-btsun Mi-la-ras-pa), (c. 1052 – c. 1135 CE) is generally considered one of Tibet's most famous yogis and poets. He was a student of Marpa Lotsawa, and a major figure in the history of the Kagyu (Bka'-brgyud) school of Tibetan Buddhism.

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