Buddha – The Enlightened One
The Buddha was a philosopher, mendicant, meditator, non secular instructor, and non secular leader who lived in historic India. He’s revered because the founder of the world religion of Buddhism, and worshipped by maximum Buddhist colleges as the Enlightened one that has transcended Karma and escaped the cycle of delivery and rebirth. The call Buddha manner "one who's awakened" or "the enlightened one." while scholars agree that Buddha did in reality exist, the particular dates and occasions of his lifestyles are nonetheless debated.
Some of the buddha life changing lessons are.
1. The secret of good health is to live fully in the NOW.
“Do not dwell in the past; do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.”
“The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, nor to worry about the future, but to live the present moment wisely and earnestly.”
2. Don't believe everything you are told to believe.
“Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books.
Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that
anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.”
3. The truth has a way of always leaking out.
“Three things cannot be long hidden: the sun, the moon, and the truth.”
4. It’s not what you say but what you do that defines you.
“A man is not called wise because he talks and talks again; but if he is peaceful, loving and fearless then he is in truth called wise.”
“A dog is not considered a good dog because he is a good barker. A man is not considered a good man because he is a good talker.”