There is a misconception that Buddhism is a religion, and that you worship Buddha. Buddhism is a practice, like yoga. You can be a Christian and practise Buddhism. I met a Catholic priest who lives in a Buddhist monastery in France. He told me that Buddhi
This simple cheat sheet to Buddhist Philosophy will help you stay on your path and mindful of The Four Noble Truths, Buddha’s first sermon after he reached the stage of Nirvana. Not Buddhist but these are things to think about.
Buddhist Lotus Flower (Padma) According to Buddhist principles, the heart of a person who has not attained enlightenment is the embodiement of a lotus that has not blossomed yet. Once enlightenment has been reached their heart becomes a lotus in bloom.
Another quotation by Suzuki. This quotation is yet another demonstration of an important principle in Buddhism: that one must not expect, grasp, yearn, or want. These emotions and desires lead a person off of the path to enlightenment.
Buddhist Philosophy: Noble Eightfold Path // is one of the principal teachings of the Buddha, who described it as the way leading to the cessation of suffering (dukkha) and the achievement of self-awakening