Category: Trang Nauy


Høytidsdager Avalambana (Vulan) Buddhas Oppvåkningsdag Vietnamesisk nyttår Vesak Buddhas Dødsdag  

Medlemskap og støtte

Medlemskap og støtte Vi vil oppfordre deg til å bli støttemedlem og gjerne også BF-medlem da dette gir både deg og oss flere fordeler. Vi forklarer her forskjellen på de to medlemskapstypene. Dessuten kan man bli sanghasponsor og det finnes


EVENING RECITATIONS Practice Note: In accordance with the Vienamese custom, this service is conducted shortly after NOON, this being the ‘Evening’ in monasteries. This series of recitations is devoted almost entirely to PURE LAND practices as has been the custom


MORNING RECITATION At the appointed hour, the signal is sounded and all monks form a processional outside the Great Shrine Hall. All monks are dressed in both full sleeved robe and kesa. The order of procession is fixed by tradition

Buddhist Prayers

Buddhist Prayers 1. Prayer for Opening the Sūtra (khai kinh kệ) The unsurpassed, profound true Dharma Vô thượng thậm thâm vi diệu Pháp  Is hard to encounter in billions of kalpas. Bách thiên vạn kiếp nan tao ngộ This I


Emptiness Emptiness is a key concept in Buddhist philosophy, or more precisely, in the ontology of Mahayana Buddhism. The phrase “form is emptiness; emptiness is form” is perhaps the most celebrated paradox associated with Buddhist philosophy. It is the supreme

Karma and Rebirth

Karma and Rebirth The wheel of life, or “samsara”, is an ancient symbol that has the same meaning in Buddhism and Hinduism. It is symbolises the cycle of birth, life, and death. When one revolution of the wheel is completed,

The Precepts

The Precepts The precepts are a condensed form of Buddhist ethical practice. They are often compared with the ten commandments of Christianity, however, the precepts are different in two respects: First, they are to be taken as recommendations, not commandments.

The Noble Eightfold Path

The Noble Eightfold Path 1. Right View Wisdom 2. Right Intention 3. Right Speech Ethical Conduct 4. Right Action 5. Right Livelihood 6. Right Effort Mental Development 7. Right Mindfulness 8. Right Concentration The Noble Eightfold Path describes the way

The Four Noble Truths

The Four Noble Truths 1. Life means suffering. To live means to suffer, because the human nature is not perfect and neither is the world we live in. During our lifetime, we inevitably have to endure physical suffering such as

Buddhas fødsel markert

Buddhas fødsel markert Den største høytiden for buddhister er markeringen av Buddhas fødsel, Oppvåkning og Parinirvana (død) som faller på fullmånedagen i mai. En rekordstor forsamling av 300 buddhister kom sammen på Buddhistforbundets markering av vesak søndag 6. mai. Programmet

Vietnamesisk Buddhisme I Norge

Vietnamesisk Buddhisme I Norge BUDDHISMEN For 2500 år siden nådde Siddhartha Gautama Oppvåkningen. Han ble deretter kjent som Buddha, Den oppvåknede. Kjernen i Buddhas lære er at vi kan oppnå frigjøring gjennom etisk livsførsel, meditasjon og refleksjon slik at vi

Buddhism in Vietnam

Buddhism in Vietnam History It is believed that Buddhism came into Vietnam quiet early, at around the commencement of the Common Era. As per legends, Chu Ðong Tu became a disciple of an Indian Buddhist monk and Luy Lâu, in


THE BUDDHA SPEAKS THE ULLAMBANA SUTRA   Nomo homage to the Ullambana Assembly of Buddhas and Bodhisattvas. They should vow to cause the length of life of the present father and mother to reach a hundred years without illness, without

The Buddha-land as Presented

The Buddha-land as Presented Most Ven.Prof. Tue Sy I. THE NOTION OF A BUDDHA-LAND Rarely does genesis have significance in the teachings of the Buddha, although it was challenged more than once by His disciples. Buddha refused to reveal the