Buddhist researchers seek to reveal link between heart, mind – Lion’s Roar

There's proof that mindfulness is good for us! Have a read: Researchers at the Hong Kong’s Center for Buddhist Studies have published findings that point to a connection between the heart and the mind. “Activities of the brain and heart became more coordinated during MBSR training,” reported the authors. “Mindfulness training may increase the entrainment … Continue reading Buddhist researchers seek to reveal link between heart, mind – Lion’s Roar

Who Was the Buddha? – Lion’s Roar

An excellent discussion of The Buddha, and Budhisism in general. ❤ What is a Buddha, and what do we really know about the Siddhartha Gautama, the historical Buddha who really lived 2,600 years ago? Source: Who Was the Buddha? - Lion's Roar

Who are Kwan Yin, Avalokiteshvara, Kannon, and Quan Am? – Lion’s Roar

I have a Kwan Yin statue identical to this one. A great article. ❤ Kwan Yin is the protector of women, children, sailors, fishermen, anyone in trouble, and the sick, disabled, and poor. Some Buddhist schools present her as male and female interchangeably. One of Buddhism’s most beloved bodhisattvas, and the embodiment of compassion, Kwan … Continue reading Who are Kwan Yin, Avalokiteshvara, Kannon, and Quan Am? – Lion’s Roar