What is Enlightenment?

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For The Benefit Of All Living Beings

We’re still reeling from the Buddha’s enlightenment 2,500 ago. It is said that the whole Universe had shaken when the Buddha got enlightened, and we’re still living in the aftermath. There were stone monoliths made, poetry composed, books written, movies made about it, and countless lives transformed by that single incident alone. Steadily, all this time the best minds had been pondering on what had happened, worked, meditated, cultivated their findings and conclusions, and left us innumerable sources, or writings, of their best efforts in uncovering the significance of that event.

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