Calendar, Era and New Year

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) Calendar types include (a) Solar calendar (b) Lunar calendar (c) Luni-solar calendar (d) Religious calendar (e) Civil calendar (f) Fiscal calendar (g) Academic calendar (h) early Roman calendar (with 10 months) (i) Julian calendar (revised calendar with 12 months) (j) Gregorian […]

Citta — Consciousness (Mind)

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) 89 kinds of consciousness  (a) 12 Akusala (Unwholesome) 8 Greed-rooted minds 2 Hate-rooted minds 2 Delusion-rooted minds (b) 21 Kusala (Wholesome) 8 Maha Kusala : Great Wholesome 5 Fine-material Sphere Wholesome 4 Immaterial Sphere Wholesome 4 Lokotra Kusala : Supramundane Wholesome […]

Sharing Merits

For archive (Updated on February 26, 2019) by Sayadaw U Silanandabhivamsa) Sharing Merits is a beautiful act Buddhists do whenever they do meritorious deeds. Sharing Merits means letting other beings get chance to get merit themselves by having them rejoice at one’s merit. Sharing Merit is itself an […]