Dalai Lama- the governmental head of Tibet, and religious leader of Tibet. While China is occupying Tibet the Dalai Lama is living in India where he is able to practice his religion. He is also called His Holiness.
Mandala- A mandala is a source of meditation that the Tibetans use to show your soul and trying to get to the center or to show the universe and everything that is in it.
Tibet- Tibet is in the Himalayas near Mt. Everest. In the present time, China is occupying Tibet. Tibet is the main area for Buddhism.
The First International Congress on Tibetan Medicine was to inform people about how Tibetan medicine works. There will be different stations to work with. Pro Cultura has been working on this project for about three years. Hopefully you will enjoy this and I wish I could be there.
Siddhartha Gotama, Indian mystic, founder of Buddhism, achieved supreme enlightment
Buddhism a religion that originated in Northern India
Cattle a group of mammals that includes cows, steers, oxen and bulls
Conduct is how you act
Diagnosis when the doctor finds the cause of a disease
Ganesh one of the Hindu gods that is being taught by the Healing Buddha
instrument consisting of a metal plate that is struck
Healing Buddha one who has achieved a state of perfect spiritual enlightnment in accordance with the teaching of Buddha
Himalaya Mountains mountain range in south-central Asia, extending over 1,500 miles, including Mount Everest
Irrestible impossible to resist, overwhelming
Lama spiritual teacher, guru
Lhasa a city in Tibet
Meditation mental activity, to reflect on
Monastery the dwelling place of a community of monks
Monk man who is a member of a religious community living in a monastery
Nirvana a place in your mind where everything is is perfect
Organs a part of your body that does a special job
Panchen Lama the reincarnation of the 5th Dalai Lama's teacher
Patients another word for a person that is sick and being treated by a doctor
Physician a doctor
Reincarnation rebirth of a soul in another body
Thangkas another word for paintings
Treatise writings on a subject that cover every detail
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