Tara: Mother of Buddhas ( Green & White )

06. September 2017 Buddhism 0
First of all, the Taras in Buddhism are bodhissvats of compassion. The female form of Chenrezig is Tara. Chenrezig did not want to leave the earth because he wanted to wait until everyone had reached enlightenment. It seems like there are many different versions of how Tara came to be. Yet it all of them  revolve around Chenrezig’s tears. I found two different stories, ...

EMDR: When Your Brain Says No

Today when I sat down to do EMDR I had a lot of stuff going on in my life. I have had a hard week. Just sitting I could feel the anxiety radiating from my body. This blackness was crawling up my neck and choking me. When the therapist tried to tap into my mind, ...

Bodhi Yoga: A Soul Awakening Expeirence

  Bodhi (Sanskrit: बोधि; and Pali) in Buddhism is the understanding possessed by a Buddha regarding the true nature of things. It is traditionally translated into English with the word enlightenment, although its literal meaning is closer to “awakening.” The verbal root “budh” means to awaken.-Wikipedia            I woke up with a good feeling ...

Buddha’s Story: Suddharhta

Suddharhta: The Story of Buddha I was struggling with my own religion a couple years ago. The story of Suddharhta really intrigued me. I wanted to learn everything.  YouTube videos, the internet and books have been my sources for this summary of Suddharhta’s life.   The Man Who Went From Riches to Rags By Choice What truly ...