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The Limit of Words, Quote from Gautama Buddha

“Words do not express thoughts very well; every thing immediately becomes a little different, a little distorted, a little foolish. And yet it also pleases me and seems right that what is of value and wisdom of one man seems nonsense to another.” 31 more words

Gardening And Design

Gorkhatri

Gorkhatri  literally meaning “Warrior’s Grave”, is a neighbourhood of Peshawar city, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan.

History

Gorkhatri in the ancient city of Peshawar was identified by Sir… 469 more words

Peshawar

All That We Are

All that we are is the result of what we have thought.
If a man speaks or acts with an evil thought, pain follows him. 44 more words

Culture

Post 29 - Day 15 'The Zoo of Silence'

I wake at 12.10 am to the sound of fireworks. It is a crescendo of celebration, a celebration of the New Year. Nice to know someone stayed up that late at night just to wake me, but within the hour I tire of restlessness, become immune to the noise of the party people outside, and return to a state of sleep. 3,583 more words

Budai the Laughing Buddha

Ever since I was an infant, I loved the stories about Jesus, and later on as a teenager I discovered Gautama Buddha and the “Laughing Buddha”. 80 more words

Gautama Buddha Quotes – Life Lessons From the Master

Here is a collection of Gautama Buddha quotes, a short collection of life lesson quotes from the master. In his teachings the master always stresses the influence of your mind on your life. 284 more words

Inspirational

Post 17 - Day 8 'And so it is Christmas' (Pt 2)

Tonight I returned to the ‘Om’, where I contributed to the celebration of Christmas by displaying to the clientele digital camera images of my family. Then I returned to the Sacred Flower Hotel, the three companions, my driver also, once more by the large tour bus cooking their evening meal. 1,492 more words