Contemplating emptiness, the Middle Way, and the emptiness of self nature

“This being, that becomes. From the arising of this, that arises. This not being, that does not become. From the ceasing of this, that ceases.”


Why does Buddhism use the lotus flower as a symbol?

The lotus flower is described in Buddhism as pure and undefiled, and as being of great benefit. It teaches us to become a person of pure wisdom, who cultivates the bodhisattva path among ordinary p...

Causes and conditions are not mere coincidence

  Many people confuse causes and conditions with coincidence, or waiting passively. Some even use the lack of causes and conditions as an excuse to justify their laziness. Don't wait pass...