Tag: traditions

16 How do Buddhists express condolences? 2014-07-16T12:54:08.713

11 Is there any significance to shaving the head? 2014-07-20T07:06:27.860

10 Could someone provide a list of all Buddhist schools? 2015-07-26T16:02:31.443

9 Significance of touching forheads in Tibetan Buddhism (Karma Kagyu)? 2014-06-24T18:09:12.990

9 Proper way to address a bhikkhu? 2014-06-27T16:43:06.003

8 Is there a tradition or practice involving fasting in Buddhism or Buddhist countries? 2014-07-24T13:50:08.993

8 What is Buddhist law of marriage ? Is there any? 2016-01-09T07:48:19.567

7 What practices are included in (daily lay) life for a Buddhist? 2014-06-20T18:33:58.737

7 Buddhist Holidays & Gifts 2014-06-23T02:44:41.203

7 What would one encounter at a Buddhist temple service? 2014-06-25T00:24:18.070

7 Who is the laughing Buddha? 2014-06-25T10:48:59.927

7 Why do monastics in certain Buddhist traditions take new names? 2014-06-27T18:05:36.390

7 What is the benefit of staying with one method, lineage or Dharma tradition? 2015-06-01T15:18:11.163

7 What was the 1st Buddhist Council about? 2015-06-24T21:36:01.707

6 How important are incense and candles to a meditation practice? 2014-06-26T00:53:24.687

6 Buddhist funeral process 2015-02-19T08:41:16.037

6 What is the mental factor of Adhimokkkha (determination) use for? 2015-06-14T08:39:57.980

6 Do any Buddhist traditions emphasize pilgrimage? 2015-08-29T21:42:42.220

6 What are the rotating cylinders in monastries, and why are they there? 2015-10-01T11:04:38.417

5 How do monastic rules differ in each tradition? 2015-03-23T06:23:16.593

5 Practice of saying Sadhu! Sadhu! Sadhu! 2015-05-13T16:04:29.087

5 Examples of Buddhist traditions that are derived from popular superstitions 2015-05-22T21:20:27.553

5 A question regarding the level of worldly participation for a buddhist monk 2015-06-25T00:14:01.753

5 Purpose of scattered thing or food under tree? 2015-09-01T10:29:45.233

5 Did Buddha say "this is the Middle Way"? 2015-12-17T09:28:05.223

5 Celebrate Christmas 2015-12-25T03:41:00.837

5 Iconography in Buddhism - from the Greeks? And why isn't the Buddha bald? 2015-12-26T06:48:16.280

4 How is Uposatha practiced in non Buddhist countries? 2014-06-27T18:44:30.170

4 What is the relation between Astrology and Buddhism? 2014-08-10T15:08:03.580

4 What are the main warning signs in a Buddhist centre? 2014-08-14T17:26:41.973

4 What is circumambulation? 2014-10-20T13:20:58.447

4 Tradition and purpose of prostration practice 2014-11-02T15:57:59.297

4 Has any pilgrimage customs formed in North America? 2014-11-03T19:11:10.440

4 Significance of Three Customs Involving String 2015-01-17T19:35:12.733

4 Does your lay Buddhist name follow you for life or does it change with different temples and masters? 2015-05-25T02:06:29.387

4 What is Hardcore (Pragmatic) Dharma? 2015-06-11T12:45:29.047

4 What to make of Jhanas as explained in the pragmatic dharma movement? 2015-07-14T15:27:59.553

4 Saying Grace before meals 2015-12-07T09:59:41.080

4 Are reasons causes? 2015-12-10T10:21:57.683

3 What is Buddhist debate and how do I get started? 2014-11-10T16:34:43.940

3 Which buddhist traditions use silent visual applause, instead of clapping, to show appreciation and what is the origin of this practice? 2014-11-13T01:06:38.840

3 Seeing things for what they are 2014-12-28T14:03:44.703

3 Do Buddhist believe fortune teller? 2015-01-29T06:59:39.440

3 How important is lineage in Buddhism? 2015-02-28T17:40:41.723

3 When should you put on your robes? 2015-03-18T12:43:45.983

3 Is praying to a statue of the Buddha for bad things to happen part of Buddhism? 2015-07-10T20:42:53.950

3 How different is the lifestyle of male monks from that of the female monks? 2015-10-27T06:52:57.283

3 According to Buddhism, what separates humans from animals? 2015-12-08T13:54:19.167

3 What is a Buddhist ceremony or service called, and what day of the week is it likely to be? 2016-06-06T19:59:43.680

3 Can there be another Dalai Lama? 2017-08-08T18:31:06.730

3 Information on the best vow/Baare to do for a child's health and safety 2017-08-17T09:38:58.530

3 Is it disrespectful or unlawful to have dharma tattoo in Sri Lanka? 2018-02-22T11:51:52.573

2 Does any modern Buddhist tradition use a Gregorian holiday schedule? 2014-07-20T01:28:43.733

2 Do lay Buddhists ever wear distinguishing clothing or jewellery? 2014-09-26T21:01:09.210

2 How did bells become a part of Buddhist ritual? 2015-02-11T05:02:33.593

2 At which point after conception does life begin? 2015-05-17T11:27:08.917

2 Does Buddhism cause longevity? 2015-09-01T09:45:21.673

2 Is there a defined sequence of events when a Buddhist enters a temple? 2015-10-02T10:57:06.500

2 How do different traditions define "intoxicant"? 2015-12-12T10:12:08.357

2 What happens when your tank is empty, and you’ve got nothing left to give? 2016-06-13T03:02:08.763

2 Is Uposatha on full moons or specific days? 2017-07-11T09:48:58.857

1 A thought-experiment about the importance of Buddhist traditions 2015-09-07T15:54:54.087

1 Did Japanese Buddhists once use sky burial? 2016-01-23T11:12:45.913

1 Heaven and Hell in Buddhism 2016-05-09T08:02:46.873

1 What would be a secular interpretation of animal rebirth 2017-04-27T15:09:52.360

0 Beautiful Balloons for Buddha 2014-09-06T03:02:24.337

0 Anyone know about the use of the skull for magic in the Burmese traditions? 2017-05-02T07:20:33.943

0 Is "ghost month" really a Buddhist concept? 2017-09-10T19:28:54.263