Meditation: Zen Monks & Nuns<br />By Jack and Lauren<br />
What Does Being a Monk Mean? <br />
Monks are totally devoted to their religion.<br />http://www.jodo.org/about_hs/ho_life.html<br />
A monk is also a religious brother.<br />http://www.jodo.org/about_js/history.html<br />
A monk is a very religious man.<br />http://www.onmarkproductions.com/html/longmen_99.html<br />
What is the Buddhist Technique for Clearing Minds?<br />
Part of it is to sit in a lotus position.<br />http://www.hongwanji.or.jp/english/history.html<br />
Another is to face the wall<br />http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/pfor/ho_2006.174.htm<br />
They almost fall asleep during meditation.<br />http://onmarkproductions.com/html/shaka.shtml<br />
Why do Monks and Priests Face the Wall While Meditating?<br />
They do it to clear their minds<br />http://onmarkproductions.com/html/shaka.shtml<br />
Walls are normally blank and clear<br />
What do Monks Eat and Where do They Live?<br />
They live in Monasteries<br />
They eat acorns, wild game, and root vegetables.<br />
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Meditation & Buddhism

  1. 1. Meditation: Zen Monks & Nuns<br />By Jack and Lauren<br />
  2. 2. What Does Being a Monk Mean? <br />
  3. 3. Monks are totally devoted to their religion.<br />http://www.jodo.org/about_hs/ho_life.html<br />
  4. 4. A monk is also a religious brother.<br />http://www.jodo.org/about_js/history.html<br />
  5. 5. A monk is a very religious man.<br />http://www.onmarkproductions.com/html/longmen_99.html<br />
  6. 6. What is the Buddhist Technique for Clearing Minds?<br />
  7. 7. Part of it is to sit in a lotus position.<br />http://www.hongwanji.or.jp/english/history.html<br />
  8. 8. Another is to face the wall<br />http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/hd/pfor/ho_2006.174.htm<br />
  9. 9. They almost fall asleep during meditation.<br />http://onmarkproductions.com/html/shaka.shtml<br />
  10. 10. Why do Monks and Priests Face the Wall While Meditating?<br />
  11. 11. They do it to clear their minds<br />http://onmarkproductions.com/html/shaka.shtml<br />
  12. 12. Walls are normally blank and clear<br />
  13. 13. What do Monks Eat and Where do They Live?<br />
  14. 14. They live in Monasteries<br />
  15. 15. They eat acorns, wild game, and root vegetables.<br />
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