We are what we think.
All that we are
arises with our thoughts.
With our thoughts
we make the world.
~ The Buddha ~
let go of sadness
forget thoughts of anger
release all regret
~ path to peace ~
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Historical founder of Buddhism, Guatama Siddhartha, who was born circa 581-
“Amitabha Buddha” is Sanskrit. Amitabha means “infinite,” Buddha means “awakening.” This name therefore implies infinite enlightenment. “Infinite” describes that which is innate in the true nature: infinite wisdom, infinite virtues and abilities, and infinite auspicious marks. ......more
Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara—Great Compassion
Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara is one of the three Pure Land Sages, the others being Buddha Amitabha and the bodhisattva Mahasthamaprapta. Amitabha Buddha is frequently....more
Bodhisattva Mahasthamaprata—Great Strength
The bodhisattva Mahasthamaprata is one of the three Pure Land Sages, the others being Buddha Amitabha and the Avalokitesvara......more
Buddha images convey the feeling of calm and reflects proper mental discipline with control over negative emotions like fear and greed. The Buddha's serene appearance sets an example for all those who gaze upon it. Buddhist images and art serve to convey the Buddha's teachings.
Three Pure Land Sages
The three Sages are Amitabha Buddha and his two Bodhisattva attendant. As we look
at the Buddha,Avalokitesvara is on the right-
Bodhisattva Samantabhadra—Universal Worthy Bodhisattva
A collection of images of Bodhisattva Samantabhadra.
Bodhisattva Manjushri—Great Wisdom Bodhisattva
Manjushri, cutting through humanity's ignorances with his sword of wisdom to aid them to achieve enlightenment. Manjushri is often portrayed in Buddhist art with the sword of wisdom in one hand a book (or scroll) in the other...more
Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva—Great Vow Bodhisattva
Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva is often referred to, because of his vow to not achieve Buddhahood until "all the Hells are empty", as the Bodhisattva of the Hell beings...more
Buddha Amitabha and the Western Pure Land of Ultimate Bliss
Sakyamuni recounted how the bodhisattva Dharmakara, after witnessing the suffering
of sentient beings, spent five eons studying all the Buddha lands. Dharmakara then