A doutrina de Buda desenvolveu-se com força na Índia e fora dela, mas, pouco a pouco, a sua implantação no território onde nasceu foi perdendo força, mudando-se com mais vigor para o outro lado dos confins do norte, no reduto inacessível do Tibete, e atravessando mais tarde para o este, chegando à península da Indochina, à China, Mongólia, Coréia e Japão, para ficar definitivamente assentada no Extremo Oriente.
Happy Bodhi Day everybody! Today in Buddhism Siddhartha Gautama found enlightenment under a bodhi tree and became the Buddha. I picked this picture because I had a dream last night that I was looking for a missing child. On the sacred Mount Kōya in Japan people would put belongings on the statues of their late children in the cemetery. They would do this so that Buddha would be able to find them and guide the souls of their children to safety. I had another picture picked out but when I…
In Indian Wedding Jaago means Wake Up! This ceremony is kind of a wake up call to the neighbours about a wedding. It takes place a day or two day before the wedding during late in the evening and esp. performed by the women. http://siddharthmalkania.com/indian-wedding-jaago-ceremony/
Seated Buddha Expounding the Dharma [Sri Lanka] (2009.60) | Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History | The Metropolitan Museum of Art Late Anuradhapura period (750–850), late 8th century Sri Lanka Copper alloy