Discussion forum discussion forum message boards home recent posts concentration a place to discuss topics related to concentration practices, such as samatha, shamatha, jhana, dyana, kasinas, divine abodes (brahmaviharas) and the like. Introduction many dharma practitioners rely on dharma protectors when they seek protection from fear dharma protectors, however, play various roles in different aspects of buddhism to understand these, we need to explore the benefits that protector practices can provide us for our daily lives. Define dharma dharma synonyms, dharma pronunciation, dharma translation, english dictionary definition of dharma n 1 hinduism & buddhism a the principle or law dharma - basic principles of the cosmos also: an ancient sage in hindu mythology worshipped as a god by some lower castes. Dhamma (pāli: धम्म) or dharma (sanskrit: धर्म) in buddhism has two primary meanings: the teachings of the buddha which lead to enlightenment ( the universal law of nature ) the constituent factors of the experienced world (the characteristic of elements.
Hindu dharma forums: for discussion of hindu dharma, the sanatana dharma, hindu religion, and all aspects of indian society and culture hindu dharma forums faq here you can find answers to questions about how the board works use the links or search box below to find your way around. Ingram begins his discussion of dharma in terms of the traditional three trainings: morality (sila), concentration (samadhi) and wisdom (paññā) i especially found his discussion of morality illuminating going considerably beyond the standard list of things we shouldn't do (the five precepts. The johns hopkins university interfaith center is honored to share this discussion on dharma with the greater public this interfaith panel features.
Dharma is semantic equivalent to the greek word 'ethos' dharma is the indian version of natural law mahabhartha also contains a discussion on the issue of defining dharma dharma in words of the supremacy of dharma can be understood from a simple point that the king was not above. General dharma comparisons a place to compare and contrast dharmic traditions, debates allowed, but be polite topics: 63 hindu dharma includes modern movements iskcon, srf, tm, etc topics: 48. Dharma is a key concept with multiple meanings in the indian religions - hinduism, buddhism, jainism, and sikhism there is no single-word translation for dharma in western languages.
The intention of dharma treasure is to cultivate a humane, balanced society of compassionate and awakened individuals by integrating a progressive scientific outlook with traditional buddhist practice dharma treasure teachings offered by upasaka culadasa. Kerouac's dharma bums foray into dharma with buddhist poet friend, gary snyder, has not been popularized both karma and dharma come from hinduism - the most ancient of the world's religions and mother tradition of newer dharmic faiths buddhism, jainism and sikhism. Dharma: refers to one's duty in this life your dharma varies according to your class, your family, and the time of your life the easiest example of seeing dharma in action is through work and how people serve others in the world of work, there is no such thing as a bad job, even for the most hated of. Dharma sastras consider that dharma represents the principle of law and order the ancient indian legislation and the theory of punishment solely depended upon the principle of 'dharma' 'dharmarajya' was the name given to the country which observed law and order.
In hinduism, dharma is the structure of cosmic order though dharma is incredibly complex, on a practical level it is used as generally speaking, dharma is the holder of cosmic order, and can be loosely translated into english words such as duty, law, ethics, principles, religion, righteousness. Dharmaai enables global organizations to efficiently and immediately maximize impact with our patented data ingestion, online collaboration, and offline capabilities, dharma allows users to rapidly design programs to collect data, anywhere, anytime and quickly make informed decisions. Dharma is a fascinating term it integrates many levels of experience—from our first moment on the path to the achievement of realization the sanskrit word dharma is without doubt the most important and most commonly used term in buddhism among the three jewels of buddha, dharma. Scdg dharma center closed briefly for renovations the dharma center will be expanded a bit and have a new appearance soon on other sundays at that time, we'll continue the discussion of the path to enlightenment by his holiness the dalai lama. Dharma (skt, dhar, 'hold', 'uphold') 1 in hinduism , dharma is a fundamental concept, referring to the order and custom which make life and a universe possible, and thus to the behaviours appropriate to the maintenance of that order.
There is extensive discussion of dharma at the individual level in the epics of hinduism, observes ingall for example, on free will versus destiny, when and why human beings believe in either, ultimately concluding that the strong and prosperous naturally uphold free will, while those facing grief or. Dharma is a sanskrit expression of the widest import there is no corresponding word in any other language defining dharma mahabharata the great epic which is acclaimed as the manava kartavya sastra (code of duties of human beings) contains a discussion of this topic. Dharma 20, as the edgy name suggests, is a young and zippy venture by dharma productions with this move, the country's most prolific movie production house enters the world of ad film production and the dynamic world of digital having occupied a distinct place in bollywood history and in the hearts of. Sri dharma pravartaka acharya is the author of the dharma manifesto and the leader of the dharma nation movement in this amazing interview, he discusses many topics, including: ancient forms of spirituality natural law and natural order the deep connections between.
Dharma in everyday life general discussion, particularly exploring the dharma in the modern world [nb this is the forum dharma events here we can publicise upcoming dharma events (talks, retreats, webcasts, etc. Dharma or dhamma (/ˈdɑːrmə/ sanskrit: धर्म pali: धम्म) is a key concept with multiple meanings in the indian religions - hinduism, buddhism, jainism, and sikhism the word dharma was already in use in the historical vedic religion, and its meaning and conceptual scope has evolved over several millennia. The dharma manifesto by sri dharma pravartaka acharya is a blueprint for creating a new type of society based on the ancient spiritual principles at its core is to restore the sacred to the ordinary and dignity to the individual so that each person might fulfill their full potential.