Welcome to Buddhist Discussion
Buddhism is not a religion, it is Buddha’s wisdom education on reality in the true nature. Buddhism as religion would be referred to as a bridge to the true teachings. It is not a tradition of “Worshipping to a higher being”, it is recovery of none dual of Buddha nature within the true self, requiring training of the mind to a complete pure state. devoeloping superior wisdom and universal compassion to service all sentient beings.
The religion of the future will be a cosmic religion. it should be transcend personal God and avoid dogma and theology. Covering both the natural and spiritual, it should be based on religious sense arising from the experience of all things natural and spiritual as a meaningful unity. Buddhism answers this description…….if there is any religion that could cope with modern scientific needs, it would be Buddhism. (by Albert Einstein)
The coming of Buddhism to the West may very well prove to be the mot important event of the twentieth century. (by Arnold Toynbee)
When the iron birds flies, and horses run on wheels, the Tibetan people will be scattered like ants across the world, and the Dharma will come to the land of red faced people. (by Padmasambhava, 21st century Indian Guru and founder of 1st. Tibetan monastery.)
Do not do anything harmful; do only what is good; purify and train your mind. this is the teaching of the Buddha; this is the path to Enlightenment. (by the Buddha Shakyamuni )