Whether you're searching for something meaningful to read on holiday, or to build the Buddhist reference books in your library, the endless options online can be overwhelming.
Here are thirteen classics of Indian Mahayana philosophy, still used in Tibetan centers of education throughout Asia and beyond. They cover the subjects of vinaya, abhidharma, Yogacara, Madhyamika, and the path of the Bodhisattva. They are some of the most frequently quoted texts found in works written from centuries ago to today.
I loved the Big Buddha in Phuket when I was there with my fiancee @megtyoung a couple of years ago.
Around the base of the Buddha were all these bells, which gave the place a super relaxing atmosphere.
who says fire means destruction? who says a flame isn't power? power that we all carry within us. the power to manifest our own destinies, to control our own lives... the power to create our own reality 🌟 dream of something this new moon. let the solar eclipse hold your soul in a place it's never been. think about this future for 68 seconds... or even longer. it's already yours 🥀
Sukhothai Trip #5 : Bicycles parked in front of Wat Chana Songkhram temple. Cycling is a great way to see the ruins in the Sukhothai Historical Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in Sukhothai province.