Jivaka Kumarabhacca (Shivago), father of “Thai Medicine” and “Traditional Thai Medical Massage” in Vipassana Meditation.
Bodhidharma is traditionally credited as the transmitter of Meditation, (Ch’an, Zen) to China. He was father of Zen Buddhism. According to legend, the “Yijin Jing” a form of Qi Gong was said to be left behind by Bodhidharma after his departure from the Shaolin Monastery (paint by Spiro)
Buddha means “awakened one” or “the enlightened one. Core meditation techniques have been preserved in ancient Buddhist texts and have proliferated and diversified through teacher-student transmissions. Buddhists pursue meditation as part of the path toward Enlightenment and Nirvana