Tag: Compassion


Second Chance

SECOND CHANCE (a story of redemption and transformation) “I don’t care what your friend says, they’re my dishes and I want you to pack them the way I say...


The Ugly King - Buddhist Zen Story

The Ugly King

The Bodhisattva came to the earth as a king in one life. He was an ugly man. However, he was a pious and able ruler. His subjects loved him...


The Value Of Kindness - Buddhist Zen Story

The Value Of Kindness

The golden deer named Rohanta was actually the Bodhisattva. He lived with his brother Chittamiga and sister Sutana near a lake. One day, Khema, the queen of Benaras, had...


A Prostitute And A Saint - Hindu Story By Osho

A Prostitute And A Saint

It happened: Vivekananda, before he went to America and became a world-famous figure, stayed in Jaipur Maharaja’s palace. The Maharaja was a lover of Vivekananda and Ramakrishna. As maharajas...


Work And Rest - Chinese Philosophical Story Story By Osho

Work And Rest

There is an ancient story: It is said that an old follower of Lao Tzu, who was 90 years old, was busy pulling water from the well, together with...


No Ordinary Diamond - Buddhist Zen Story By Osho

No Ordinary Diamond

I have heard a very beautiful legend. The legend is, there was a great Master in India, the twenty-seventh successor of Gautam the Buddha; his name was Hanyatara. A...


Self And No Self - Buddhist Zenl Story By Osho

Self And No-Self

I have told many times the story of Bodhidharma and his meeting with the Chinese emperor Wu — a very strange meeting, very fruitful. Emperor Wu perhaps was at...