Anybody who has ever observed a lotus flower emerging from a murky pond cannot fail to see the beauty of this exquisite plant. The flower always looks so clean and pure against the background of the dirty pond. Because of this the lotus flower has come to
A poster explaining the significance of the lotus flower in Buddhism. Essentially, we also have the ability to rise from the mud and bloom, just like the lotus. As the Vietnamese Thien (Zen) Buddhist monk once said, "No mud, no lotus.