Chanting, a form of meditation

Chanting as a form of meditation by Venerable Dr. Guang Xing

Venerable Guang Xing is an Assistant Professor at the Centre of Buddhist Studies, The University of Hong Kong and Tung Lin Kok Yuen Canada Foundation visiting professor in Buddhism and Contemporary Society at the University of British Columbia. His publications include “The Concept of the Buddha: Its Evolution from Early Buddhism to the Trikaya Theory” (2005) and “The Historical Buddha” (2005).

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Clarifications of Misconceptions on Buddhism

May 25, 10 Clarifications of Misconceptions on Buddhism

This article hopes to rectify the misrepresentations of Buddhism in the online videos which were recently featured in the news.

1. Last Words of the Buddha

The Buddha’s last words were ‘Subject to change are all conditioned things. Strive on with diligence.’ He was urging us to strive on the way (the Noble Eightfold Path) to liberation (Nirvana; enlightenment) that he already discovered, walked and shared.

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