The Mind-Body Theory in the Face of Life and Death

The Mind-Body Theory in the Face of Life and Death

“Energy cannot be created or destroyed, it can only be changed from one form to another.” Albert Einstein The duality of Life is Death, the Mind, and the Body The purpose of this article is to explore multiple philosophical theories on the mind and the body, with the...
Understanding Death: A Human Challenge

Understanding Death: A Human Challenge

  “Life is pleasant.  Death is peaceful.  It’s the transition that’s troublesome.” – Isaac Asimov Understanding death is one of life’s greatest challenges that all human beings face.  To some, just the thought of death can trigger fears that paralyze,...
Using Buddhist Symbols for Inner Peace to Achieve Enlightenment

Using Buddhist Symbols for Inner Peace to Achieve Enlightenment

Practiced by millions worldwide, Buddhism is a religion centered on wisdom and compassion. Like many religions, Buddhism is filled with symbols. Learning about the symbolism used in Buddhism is an effective way to learn about the meaning of the religion itself. Let’s...
What Are the Buddhist Beliefs on Death and Dying?

What Are the Buddhist Beliefs on Death and Dying?

We live in a world brimming with tragedy, and dealing with death can be difficult. Even in Buddhism, the religion that believes in reincarnation, many people who face death fear it. The fear of death spans across all cultures. What many people fear the most, however,...