Category Archive: Buddhism

Earth is my witness… Sea peoples reached Mesoamerica

There is a very beautiful story about the last moment of Buddha’s quest towards enlightenment hidden behind the “earth witness” mudra, one of the most iconic images of Buddhism. This representation of Buddha… Continue reading

On Slavic connections with… Buddha?

Name and physical characteristics: Buddha means “awakened” and the only cognate in all Indo-European languages is a Slavic word “budan”, with the same meaning. Buda is also a Slavic personal name, together with… Continue reading