dharma dharma  /ˈdɑr mə/

Definition(s):

  • (n) basic principles of the cosmos; also: an ancient sage in Hindu mythology worshipped as a god by some lower castes

Usage(s):

  1. If you listen closely, you can hear the spinning of the dharma in the multiplexes.
  2. This is the dharma principle that I hold to be my mentor these days.

News

  1. Buddha Weekly Special Report: Wealth Deities–Generating Karma for Prosperity by Practicing Generosity; and Empowering ...

    Buddha Weekly’s Special Edition this week focuses on common obstacles to daily practice: poverty and lack of resources to practice compassion; and rural Buddhists can overcome remoteness from a Dharma center and the supporting Sangha community. (PRWeb June 10, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10816983.htm
    on June 10, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  2. Portland Zen center breaks ground on new site

    PORTLAND - One of Portland’s oldest and largest Zen centers broke ground Saturday on a new site on Northeast 85th and Siskiyou. The Dharma Rain Zen Center will build its temple on the site of a former landfill. It will include gardens, a wildlife habitat, and a small apartment complex. The temple will be connected with the surrounding neighborhoods by public walking and bike paths. It's all ...
    on June 9, 2013     Source: KGW NewsChannel 8 Portland

Quotes

  1. Karan Johar confirms, "Yes, Dharma has green-lit the remake of AGNEEPATH. But it's not a scene to scene remake of the original that was produced by my father [Yash Johar]. It's an adaptation and restructured version of that film, which has been...
    on Jul 5, 2010 By: Karan Johar Source: india-server.com

  2. Mr Karunanidhi, in his letter to Mrs Gandhi, said: "You have said that dharma of coalition is to work together, try and understand and accommodate each other's view. These vibrant words speak volumes of your profound understanding of politics."
    on Oct 13, 2007 By: M Karunanidhi Source: The Statesman

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