Parables


Angry Buddha - Buddhist Zen Story By Thitch Nhat Hahn

Angry Buddha

“A woman who practices reciting Buddha Amitabha’s name, is very tough and recites “NAMO AMITABHA BUDDHA” three times daily. Although she is doing this practice for over 10 years,...


The Lost Son - Spiritual Story

The Lost Son

“A young widower, who loved his five year old son very much, was away on business when bandits came who burned down the whole village and took his son...


The Thief - Tibetan Teaching Story

The Thief

‘The 12th century master Geshe Ben was renowned for his goodness and integrity. Once, while begging for alms, a family of devout Buddhists invited him to their home to...


The Worm - Spiritual Story By Ajahn Brahmavamso

The Worm

There is a wonderful little story about two monks who lived together in a monastery for many years; they were great friends. Then they died within a few months...