Buddhism

Buddhist belief in Images, Holy Water, Holy Thread, Talismans and Amulets

Photo from Thairath.co.th Society in general is better educated now than it has ever been in the past, but in spite of vast advances achieved in the field of scientific knowledge, many people still suffer from fear, suspicion and insecurity. The root cause of these states of mind stems from ignorance, uncertainty, and craving. Because… Continue reading Buddhist belief in Images, Holy Water, Holy Thread, Talismans and Amulets

Buddhism

Buddhist Belief in Charms and Black Magic

Originally uploaded by: Roli Schoenholzer It is common practice among many Asian communities to think that they are the victims of black magic and charms whenever they face some unhappy experiences in their lives. At the slightest indication that something unpleasant has happened they would often run off to consult seers, astrologers, mediums, and ‘bomohs’.… Continue reading Buddhist Belief in Charms and Black Magic