Understanding and Using Elements of Buddhism in Your Wedding I received some nice feedback about my recent piece on Sikhs – their beliefs and wedding traditions. Thank you. It is not a very well-known in America, so it was especially worthwhile sharing a bit about Sikhism. Buddhism however, is very well known – if only [...]
Planning a wedding is planning for one day of your life, but you are really planning for a lifetime together.
Wedding planning isn’t going anywhere, so when you can’t stop the wheels from spinning, you know its time to take a break and find your zen.
Many westerners of various backgrounds are attracted to Eastern religion and philosophy, especially Buddhism. And there is much to draw from in a tradition that encompasses a wide variety of beliefs and practices. Quick Buddhist primer: Buddhism is based on the teaching of the Buddha, whose name was Siddhartha Gautama, a rich and privileged prince [...]