Below are my latest two articles on the BellaOnline Buddhism site:
In each of the various cultures in which Buddhism has flourished, a rich set of symbols have developed to represent the Buddha and Buddhist teachings. View and discover the meanings of several in this article, including the Lotus Flower, Buddha's Eyes, the Endless Knot, and more.
The Tibetan Art of Parenting - Book Review
The Tibetan Art of Parenting covers the cultural and spiritual beliefs that guide Tibetan parenting practices, from before conception through to early childhood. It covers Tibetans beliefs regarding karma, rebirth and subtle energies, as well as many pregnancy and childcare medical practices.
Please feel free to forward this on to anyone you know. Thanks as always, and I look forward to developing a Buddhist quiz where you can test your Buddhist knowledge in coming weeks.
Lisa Erickson, Buddhism Editor
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