Buddha Says…

37245_566291“There are two mistakes one can make along the road to truth…not going all the way, and not starting.”

– Buddha

Buddha, which translates to “awakened one” or “the enlightened one” has passed wisdom and inspiration from generation to generation throughout the years. Many people know Buddha as an iconic image of a serene and wise sage whose teachings founded Buddhism. For some, an interest in Buddha or Buddhism may stop there but as eastern philosophy and religion become more prevalent in the west the desire to learn more about this religion is on the rise. A great place to start, after you’ve maxed out on google, is with Karen Armstrong’s book, Buddha.

In her book, Armstrong tackles questions and intrigue around the life of Buddha. This cultural and historic journey blends philosophy, mysticism and biography into the life of a sage who awakened and continuously inspires many people who practice Buddhism. For more information read on here…

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