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The Diamond Sutra

By |2019-08-28T02:09:31+03:00August 28th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Diamond Sutra is a Mahāyāna (Buddhist) sūtra from the Prajñāpāramitā sutras or 'Perfection of Wisdom' genre. Translated into a variety of languages over a broad geographic range, the Diamond Sutra is one of the most influential Mahayana sutras in East Asia, and is particularly [...]

Popol Vuh: The Book of the People

By |2019-07-23T22:12:42+03:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: Culture, Knowledge|Tags: , , , |

Popol Vuh is a text recounting the mythology and history of the Kʼicheʼ people, one of the Maya peoples, who inhabit the Guatemalan Highlands northwest of present-day Guatemala City. The Popol Vuh is a foundation narrative of the Kʼicheʼ before the Spanish conquest of Guatemala. [...]

The I Ching – An Ancient Chinese Divination Text

By |2019-07-08T04:26:00+03:00July 8th, 2019|Categories: Culture|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The I Ching or Yi Jing, also known as Classic of Changes or Book of Changes, is an ancient Chinese divination text and the oldest of the Chinese classics. Possessing a history of more than two and a half millennia of commentary and interpretation, the [...]