I don’t have a favourite Buddhist temple in Singapore, but I do have one that I visit every year without fail, which is Bright Hill temple in Sin Ming.
My grandparent’s ashes are kept there, and my family will make a trip to Bright Hill temple every chinese new year to pay our respects by offering food and Read more →
To be honest I think everyone is a combination of the 8 different learning styles, and perhaps it is better to identify particular areas in which you could improve on. For myself I could definitely improve on the natural and interpersonal aspects as I tend to feel uneasy when in jungles/away from the city, and can also be indecisive at Read more →
Foo Hai Chan Monastery
Foo Hai Ch’an Monastery (Chinese: 福海禅寺), is a Buddhist monastery in Singapore. The foundation was originally set up by Venerable Hong Zong of Taiwan. The present premises are located at Geylang, Read more →
There are many different methods to learn something. Everyone learns differently. For me, I feel that it’s easier to learn and understand the knowledge better through a more interactive way. For example, learning through images is better than reading wordy text for me. And a logically arranged content is easier to read than a random one. Besides, instead of purely Read more →
“Last week, we learned about different learning styles from Sir Ken Robinson. How do you learn best?”
Basically I took the easy way out by doing several surveys from websites such as Buzzfeed (http://www.buzzfeed.com/ashforduniversity/what-type-of-learner-are-you#.hr639EAX82), and education planner (http://www.educationplanner.org/students/self-assessments/learning-styles-quiz.shtml) Links attached so you can try it for yourself!
Anyway, results were mostly Visual!
“You’re a visual, or spatial, learner. Charts and graphs have Read more →
Question is: ” What is my favourite Buddhist temple in Singapore and why?”
Answer: Kwan Im Thong Hood Cho Temple at Bugis
This temple draws back a lot of memories when I was a child, being a buddhist myself, my parents will often bring me over to worshipped the Kwan Yin or Avalokitesvara , the bodhisattva associated with compassion. My parents, being a long term devotees, Read more →
Personally, i would think that I am a visual learner. When lessons or new things are being taught, if i wrote the things down, it will cause a better learning result. For one, i know that i can’t remember the huge amount of information in a short time for very long. If I were to read a textbook, i would Read more →
I am a tactile/visual learner in equal percentage, which is what I found in a recent online test. The link is available here.
With descriptions and explanation from the website below, I am able to better understand the way I learn and how I can help myself learn better.
You learn by touching and doing. You understand and remember things Read more →
What kind of learner are you
Honestly, I never knew what kind of learner I was. I get different results every time I do some test and I feel that I learn differently when I have different moods. Right now, however, I took some quizzes -> link.
Linguistic 75% Intrapersonal 63% Visual-Spatial 58% Logical-Mathematical 50% Interpersonal 50% Musical 50% Naturalistic 25% Bodily-Kinesthetic 8%
Logical 20 Kinesthetic 16 Linguistic Read more →
Hi, Darren here. So, I took the test and here are the results.
For the definition:Interpersonal – People Smart
You may be people smart. You will like to mix with other people and you will belong to lots of clubs. You like team games and are good at sharing. This is sometimes called being Interpersonal smart
2. Visual/Spatial learner
You may Read more →