The wiki devoted to Buddhism and Hinduism that anyone can edit!
59 articles since December 30, 2012.


Welcome to Buddhism and Hinduism Wiki

Buddhism and Hinduism Wiki is dedicated to the Religion of Buddhism and Hinduism and its portrait to the world. align:center;">The wiki format allows anyone to create or edit any article, so we can all work together to collect everything there is to know about Buddhism and Hinduism. Hit Edit this pageto contribute!

Buddha Quote of the Week

"We are shaped by our thoughts; we become what we think. When the mind is pure, joy follows like a shadow that never leaves "

Random Excerpt of Bhagavad Gīta

"It is better to strive in one’s own dharma than to succeed in the dharma of another. Nothing is ever lost in following one’s own dharma. But competition in another’s dharma breeds fear and insecurity."

Excerpt Buddhavacana and Vedas


“He that understands quickly, listens patiently, pursues his objects with judgment and not from desire and spends not his breath on the affairs of others without being asked, is said to possess the foremost mark of wisdom.”


“Potthapada, perception arises first, and knowledge after. And the arising of knowledge comes from the arising of perception. One discerns, 'It's in dependence on this that my knowledge has arisen.' Through this line of reasoning one can realize how perception arises first, and knowledge after, and how the arising of knowledge comes from the arising of perception. ”

Featured Image


Hindus in the Indonesian island of Bali celebrated the sacred ritual of Bhuta Yadnya. For the Hindu community bhuta kala is believed to be the forces that are negative and often cause disasters, but with this Yadnya Bhuta, the forces will be able to help and protect human life. The purpose of the ceremony is Bhuta Yadnya addition to pleading presented to Hyang Widhi (Almighty God) for him to give strength mentally and physically, as well as to cleanse and neutralize the forces that are negative are called bhuta stage so that they can function and be useful for human life.The yadnya is mentioned in the Balinese interpretation of Bhagavad Gita, Chapter III, 12 and 13, which would translate in Indonesian language means: Maintained by Yadnya, the gods will give you the pleasure that you want. He who enjoys these gifts, without giving a reply to him is a thief. People who either ate what was left of Yadnya, they were separated from all sin.

Featured Articles

BuddhismHinduismMahayanaTibetan BuddhismZenCaodongSōtōKeizanJakuenGiinLinjiRinzaiŌbakuFukeWonKoreaMādhyamakaPrāsangikaSvātantrikaSanlunSanronJonangpaYogācāraCittamātraWei-ShiFaxiangBeopsangHossōTathāgatagarbhaDaśabhūmikāHuayanHwaeomKegonPure Land (Amidism)Jōdo-shūJōdo ShinshūTiantaiCheontaeTendaiNichirenNichiren ShūNichiren ShōshūNipponzan MyōhōjiSōka GakkaiTheravadaTantricNewar BuddhismJapanese MikkyoShingonTendaiShinnyo-enShaivismSmartismShaktismVaishnavismIndonesian HinduismBalinese HinduismH
About this image

QuoteBe fearless and pure; never waver in your determination or your dedication to the spiritual life. Give freely. Be self-controlled, sincere, truthful, loving, and full of the 'desire to serve...Learn to be detached and to take joy in renunciation. Do not get angry or harm any living creature, but be compassionate and gentle; show good will to all. Cultivate vigor, patience, will, purity; avoid malice and pride. Then, you will achieve your destiny.

~ Krishna from The Bhagavad Gita

QuoteThere are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.          

~ Buddha

QuoteDo not dwell in the past, do not dream of the future, concentrate the mind on the present moment.

~ Buddha

QuoteWhether one believes in a religion or not, and whether one believes in rebirth or not, there isn't anyone who doesn't appreciate kindness and compassion...We can live without religion and meditation, but we cannot survive without human affection.

~ His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama

QuoteIt is better to strive in one’s own dharma than to succeed in the dharma of another. 

Nothing is ever lost in following one’s own dharma. But competition in another’s 'dharma breeds fear and insecurity. 

~ Krishna from The Bhagavad Gita

QuoteThere is no future. There is no past...Time is simultaneous, an intricately structured jewel that [people] insist on viewing one edge at a time, when the whole design is visible in every facet."

~ Alan Moore

QuoteThose who eat too much or eat too little, who sleep too much or sleep too little, will not succeed in meditation. But those who are temperate in eating and sleeping, work and recreation, will come to the end of sorrow through meditation.

~ Krishna from The Bhagavad Gita on The Middle Path

QuoteA living body is not merely an integration of limbs and flesh but it is the abode of the soul which potentially has perfect perception (Anant-darshana), perfect knowledge (Anant-jnana), perfect power (Anant-virya), and perfect bliss (Anant-sukha)." 

~ Mahavira

QuoteKill not, cause no pain. Nonviolence is the greatest religion. '                      

~ Mahavira

Latest activityEdit

Photos and videos are a great way to add visuals to your wiki. Find videos about your topic by exploring Wikia's Video Library.

Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.