Tag: scriptures

Posted on: June 28, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Woodblocks of Buddhist scriptures at Dong Gioi pagoda

Dong Gioi pagoda in An Duong district, Hai Phong was built in the 13th century, in the late Ly and early Tran dynasties. The pagoda also retains many unique features from the decoration on the walls to the preservation of scriptures and carved boards. Bo Da Pagoda: The place with the oldest woodblocks of Buddhist scriptures carved on wood in the world Venerable Thich Nguyen Binh next to the cabinet…

Posted on: May 20, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The importance of keeping precepts according to Buddhist scriptures

In fact, keeping precepts and maintaining the senses are two, but they are not separate, closely related to each other. Protecting apartments is also a form of keeping precepts, but is more flexible and has no precepts. “Once, the Buddha was staying in the country of Sāvat, in the forest of Thang Lam, in the garden of Solitude. At that time, the venerable Sāriputta said to the bhikkhus: – Monks,…

Posted on: February 28, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Nguyen Huong Pagoda organizes an offering ceremony to complete the Medicine Sutra scriptures

After a month, nuns and Buddhists at Nguyen Huong Pagoda (District 4, Ho Chi Minh City) alternately chanting and reciting the Medicine Sutra. On the afternoon of February 26, 2022, Nguyen Huong Pagoda solemnly held a ceremony to complete the Medicine Sutra scriptures, make offerings to the venerable deities, present money to prove, pray for world peace, peaceful living beings, eradication of diseases. . The ceremony was under the witness…

Posted on: February 16, 2022 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Leaving the Buddhist scriptures indiscriminate, the retribution becomes ill

For the Three Jewels, it is not because of unintentional malice that even if they make a mistake, they will also receive retribution, let alone those who intentionally destroy the Sutras, statues, etc., if they do not respect the Three Jewels, the consequences are unimaginable. In 1995, there was a nun working in the translation department of a monastery in the US. She came to ask Guo Lam (a layman…

Posted on: December 3, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Buddhist scriptures

When it comes to Buddhism, it is necessary to first define the word “Dao” clearly to avoid misunderstandings later. Traditionally, the word “tao” has many meanings: As in the sentences Dao Duong, Dao Mo, the word “Dao” used to be called religion. Religions are different from one side to the other: It is wrong for people to worship fire for those who worship water, and it is wrong for people…

Posted on: September 28, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The work of Buddhist scriptures carved in stone achieved a world record

Covering an area of ​​694 square meters, the building includes a collection of about 500,000 stone inscriptions in Tibetan, including some of the classical teachings of Tibetan Buddhism such as Kangyur and Tengyur. The work of Buddhist scriptures carved on stone in Sichuan province (China) has been recognized by the World Records Institute (WRCA) based in London (UK) as the largest in the world. The Sichuan provincial government said the…

Posted on: September 10, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

Women’s status in Buddhist scriptures

In the past, how did the Buddha see the position of women in society and in religion? Through that view, we can project the stance of Buddhism in today’s feminist movement. In the last forty years, the Feminism movement has been constantly stirring up public opinion. Only with the United Nations organization, in 1952 the Declaration of the Political Rights of Women was solemnly proclaimed. 1975 was known as the…

Posted on: July 30, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The concept of “hell” in some Buddhist scriptures

Where is “hell” located? Deep in the heart of this earth or among the great mountains of the universe? Or is hell just a state of mind? Question: From time immemorial, the question “Where do people go after death?” has always been a controversial puzzle. Most religions in the world believe that those who live in the present life and do good deeds will be reborn in heaven after death…

Posted on: July 18, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The life of monk Tran Huyen Trang and the journey to ask for Buddhist scriptures in Tay Truc

602–664) Tran Huyen Trang (c. 602–664), alias Chen Y, also commonly known as Tang San Tang or Tang Tang, was a Chinese monk, one of the four greatest translators, specializing in the translation of Sanskrit texts Chinese. The monk is also the founder of the Fa-Chief School, a form of the Mind Only School in China. In the series below, the Vietnam Buddhist Portal takes you to learn about the…

Posted on: July 14, 2021 Posted by: admin Comments: 0

The medical scriptures explain the Buddha’s three worlds of injustice with the truth of Dependent Origination

Moral education for young people is the responsibility of every family, school and religious house. Researching and applying Buddhist values ​​in moral education for Vietnamese youth will create positive influences on the behavior and lifestyle of Vietnamese people. Most Venerable Thich Nhat Tu, Deputy Director of the Vietnam Buddhist Academy in Ho Chi Minh City, editor of the book “Buddhist moral education in schools and in society”. The book is…