Gautama Buddha – the awakened one

Eminent founder of Buddhism, Lord Buddha attained “ Enlightenment under the Bodhi tree. Born to a wealthy king in the Himalayan foothills of Nepal, between sixth and fourth B.C., it was destined of him to become the emperor of India. Then, one day, after 29 years of luxurious life, Buddha (then called Siddhartha Gautama) left his palace to see the... Continue Reading →

Buddha – the self disciplined sage

  The Buddha awoke by recognising that all of creation, from distraught ants to dying human beings, is unified by suffering. Recognising this, the Buddha discovered how to best approach suffering. First, one shouldn’t bathe in luxury, nor abstain from food and comforts altogether. Instead, one ought to live in moderation (the Buddha called this... Continue Reading →

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