Tuesday, August 14, 2012
passion for viewing these sacred statues. The primitive one is especially appealing for it's representation of the profound history of Buddhism, which has morphed over thousands of years from it's Chinese beginnings. Regardless of religious upbringings and persuasions, I have always been drawn to the Buddhist call to kindness, compassion and peace among all beings. A simple nod to mindfulness can bring a welcome escape from the relentless mental chatter of a typical day, so with that in mind, treat yourself to a deep breath in and out.