Buddha Chronicles

BuddhaHome’s Oath to GiveBack Prosperity to the Land of Buddha

BuddhaHome’s Oath to GiveBack Prosperity to the Land of Buddha

The land of Buddha where Gautam Buddha is said to have spent his lifetime holds numerous treasures. From beautiful crafts to healthy produces, there are some unique varieties that the world is unknown to. BuddhaHome visions to bring the land of Buddha under Global...

BuddhaHome Incense: The Calming Fragrance of Divinity

BuddhaHome Incense: The Calming Fragrance of Divinity

Incense has played a major role in the prayer rituals of the major religions of the world including Buddhism. The burning of incense is a practice that is more than an act of devotion. The fragrant smoke of the incense calms the minds, sets the ambience to meditate...

BuddhaHome Honey: Tell-tale of Honey in Buddhism

BuddhaHome Honey: Tell-tale of Honey in Buddhism

Honey is known to have a long history and is being used as a sweetener for thousands of years. The inherent properties of raw honey even popularized it as natural medicine. As such it was popularly used as a cure for various ailments during ancient times. BuddhaHome...

Tale behind 108 Snails on Buddha’s head

Tale behind 108 Snails on Buddha’s head

Buddhism as a religion does not propose idol worship, however, the statues of Gautam Buddha can be found everywhere. While Lord Buddha the founder of Buddhism is considered as a preacher by some sects, others do worship him as a guiding force to attain enlightenment....

11 Reasons behind the Decline of Buddhism in India

11 Reasons behind the Decline of Buddhism in India

As invigorating as it may sound, Buddhism has a rich history in India. If you would have gone through our blog Buddhist roots in India, you would be aware that Buddhism originated as a religion in India. Yes, Gautam Buddha, the awakened one on whose teachings,...

Bodhisattva: Becoming an Enlightened Being

Bodhisattva: Becoming an Enlightened Being

A Bodhisattva is said to be a great practitioner who aims to walk on the path taught by Gautam Buddha. He aspires to follow the practice of benefiting sentients of all beings and himself. The destination of Bodhisattva is far. It is a selfless journey that involves...

Samatha Meditation: The Route to Peace

Samatha Meditation: The Route to Peace

Samatha meditation, practiced by Buddhist monks is a renowned technique of meditation. It is often considered equivalent to ‘peace of mind.’ Buddhism consists of various traditions, spiritual practices, and beliefs in order to reduce the sufferings of their lives. It...

Vipassana Meditation: Get the True Insight of Life

Vipassana Meditation: Get the True Insight of Life

Vipassana meditation holds a crucial part in Buddhist traditions. The sole purpose of Buddhism is to reduce the pain of the living and therefore uses spiritual beliefs and techniques like meditation to achieve the same. Buddhist followers believe that by practicing...

Eight Consciousness: For a Spiritual and Peaceful Life

Eight Consciousness: For a Spiritual and Peaceful Life

Gautam Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, in his teachings, always led emphasis on the purification of thoughts and awakening of the mind. He wandered from one place to another, teaching people the renewal of mind, the concept of mind consciousness, and how to eliminate...

Bodhi Seed Prayer Beads: Essence of Buddhism

Bodhi Seed Prayer Beads: Essence of Buddhism

We are what we think. All that we are arises with our thoughts. With our thoughts, we make the world.  -Gautam Buddha Buddhist culture has led the world towards enlightenment and hope towards a peaceful life. The practices preached by Buddhism can lead one towards the...

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