One major difference between Buddhism and the Abrahamic traditions comes when we talk about who or what created and controls the universe.Read More »
Ask A Buddhist: Who, What is Buddha?
Shakyamuni Buddha, who lived 2,600 years ago, was once an ordinary being just like us.Read More »
Ask a Buddhist: What is right understanding?
In general, the eightfold path is found within the four noble truths.Read More »
Ask A Buddhist: Was the Buddha a Deadbeat Dad?
It's important to note that people in his time really saw value in leaving the household life at some point in their lives. A number of kings did so late in life.Read More »
Spokane Buddhist Temple to celebrate Buddha’s enlightenment
The Spokane Buddhist Temple will recognize the Buddha's enlightenment with Bodhi Day celebration this weekend.Read More »
Ask A Buddhist: What are some conflicts between Buddhist values and sociocultural expectations?
Although he was an important reformer of Indian society and its religious practices, the Buddha’s concerns addressed the individual, not the fixing of social systems.Read More »