Buddha,Bodhi Leaf

New Designed Weblog

Hi from Dharmapupil, I have redesigned my weblog which I hope you will enjoy the new design please let me what you think also if you any ideas you would like me to try let me I really want you to enjoy the weblog and your input will be greatly appreciated and will improve your experience […]

Lay Buddhist Followers Precept 5

Hi from Dharmapupil,  Lay Buddhist Followers Precept 5 This is the last instalment of lay Buddhist followers precepts which is not clouding the mind. Abstain from taking Drugs & Alcohol All these precepts so far have been linked and this one is no different it brings in the speech precept really into play because when you […]

Buddhist Lay Followers Precept 4

Hi from Dharmapupil, Buddhist Lay Followers Precept 4 This the next instalment about Buddhist lay followers precepts  which called refrain from untruth or lying. I think that this precept is so difficult  because speech can be so misunderstood and without full mindfulness your speech can very quickly turn into an lie or untruth without thinking. I’m […]

Buddhist Lay Followers Precept 3

Hello from Dharmapupil, This is the third part of the Precepts and is called Buddhist Lay Followers Precept 3 which is. Abstain from Sexual Misconduct So with this precept we must take into account that Moral Standards are different around the world, but misconduct is still misconduct so I will name some of the things which are […]

Urgent Please Help the People of Nepal

Hi from Dharmapupil, Urgent Please Help the People of Nepal Urgent help is needed for the people of Nepal to survive and live and Rebuild. Please help in anyway you can give please make a donation to the agency’s links below. www.redcross.org.uk www.dec.org.uk www.oxfam.org.uk www.greentaratrust.com Please remember any donation big or small will save a life […]

Buddhist Lay Followers Precept 2

Hello from Dharmapupil, This is the second part of the series on the precepts Buddhist Lay Followers Precept 2 which is. Abstain from Stealing So the second precept is not simply just about stealing it is again much more than that, and like the first precept we must look deeper into this with a honest […]

Lay Buddhist People Working on the 5 Precepts?

Hello from Dharmapupil, Lay Buddhist People Working on the 5 Precepts? When I thought about this post I wanted to encompass all the five Precepts and I saw if I wanted to do justice to them I must post on each precept so this is a start of them over the next five weeks. First Precept: Abstain from Killing. […]

How I see my Life as a Jigsaw

Hi from Dharmapupil, How I see my life as a jigsaw I will start with a brief overview of my life as a jigsaw I see the beginning of my life with all the pieces of the puzzle set out all over the place and my Mum and Dad starting to put them together for me then I started […]

Roykan and Han Shan and their Poetry

Hi Friends, I would like to share with you my delight of Roykan and Han Shan and their poetry I hope you enjoy the poems so I will let them speak for themselves. Bamboo Forest by Rekishi no Tabi My Cracked Wooden Bowl by Roykan This treasure was discovered in a bamboo ticket I washed the bowl in a spring and […]

White Tara

Hi from Dharmapupil, I would like to share my love of White Tara as a devotee and hope that you enjoy what I have to say on White Tara and I also devote a monthly Puja to her. White Tara by Emptiness0 So I like to share with you some things about the Thanka above […]