According to Buddhist tradition, there are four significant dates that commemorate the deeds of the Buddha every year. It is believed that these dates are astrologically powerful because they tribute Buddha’s qualities, so all actions done on these special days are magnified by multiple times. Normally, every merit gained during these special dates increases by… Continue reading Merit Multiplying Days
Merit can be gained in a number of ways, such as giving, virtue and mental development. A “wholesome” action, based upon generosity, compassion and wisdom, generates merit. Why Should I Act to Earn Merit? Merit has the power of purifying the mind of greed, hatred and delusion. This is why, again, merit can be looked… Continue reading How To Earn Merit In Everyday Life?
Good news: apart from paying attention to those four must-know Merit Multiplying Days, Buddhism says there are also some multiplying effects we can take advantage of. How Can I Multiply Merit? If we remember (and use) these multiplying effects, we can improve our practice significantly and accumulate merit. Here you have those effects divided up… Continue reading 5 Ways To Multiply Merit In Buddhist Tradition