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  1. The road to heaven: which way?Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | GhanaWeb

    ... by God Deut. 7:6). Observing the Ten Commandments and the Sabbath day of rest are core tenets of their belief. Buddhism began about 2550years ago by Siddhartha Gautama. The Buddha as he was called was a royal Prince in India. Seeing so much ...


  2. 1,000 Buddhists join Fifth World Youth Buddhist SymposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... The theme is "Ultimate Concern" and the three sub-themes are "Spiritual Well-being", "Life and Death" and "Tibetan Buddhism Tradition". The aim is to offer a venue for people to get together to think and talk about questions of life and death. The ...


  3. in Memoriam - John NyquistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seattle Gay News

    ... GA, and after discharge joined the Peace Corps, serving in Nepal, where he was introduced to the dharma of Tibetan Buddhism. A world traveler and self-proclaimed 'Dalai-follower,' Nyquist was in the Dalai Lama's entourage whenever His Holiness ...


  4. The Gargoyle: New Supreme Court appointee blogged on Khadr, called...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ottawa Citizen

    ... deregulation, and U.S. vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin. Of the Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, Brown wrote, "The Dalai Lama is (despite his physical resemblance to Phil Silvers) not a nice man. His spiritual sycophants ...


  5. New music livens up industry award shortlistRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | On An Overgrown Path

    ... music and spirituality. Nick Daniel plays a mean oboe, but he is also worth listening to talking about Tibetan Buddhism. Also on Facebook and Twitter . Any copyrighted material is included as "fair use" for critical analysis only, and will be ...


  6. August at Bookworks Features Birding in New Mexico, Art of Forgiving and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... by history have in the end survived and thrived. Wednesday, Aug 19 7pm Kadampa Meditation Group Book Talk Modern Buddhism by Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Come join our local Kadampa Meditation group to discuss Geshe Kelsang Gyatso's book Modern Buddhism. ...


  7. Pathum Thani and Yasothon hold activities welcoming Buddhist LentRead the original story

    Thursday | Pattaya Mail

    ... the day residents gathered to pledge an oath of not drinking alcohol and strictly maintaining the five precepts of Buddhism during the Buddhist Lent period. The event also offered a free counseling service for those who wish to quit drinking, and ...


  8. Editor's ChoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    ... 2015. The academy, founded in the 1980s among the mountains of the remote prefecture, is one of the largest Tibetan Buddhism... Migrants make their way across a fence near near train tracks as they attempt to access the Channel Tunnel in Frethun, ...


  9. Time to look withinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bangkok Post

    ... of non-harm and non-exploitation. For a country which prides itself on being a thriving centre of Theravada Buddhism, this is high time for serious soul-searching: why it has become home to one of the worst forms of exploitation - human trafficking. ...


  10. Religion News: Kentucky man dies of snake bite at Pentecostal churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... to create a life-changing learning community in any home, restaurant, or other welcoming space. Three Jewels: In Buddhism, the three objects Buddhists take refuge in or give themselves to: the Buddha (both the historical Buddha and the Buddha-nature ...


  11. How To Experience a Hero's Journey and Become the Hero of Your Own Life StoryRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Business in Wokingham

    ... return home from the Trojan war or the Nepalese stories of Gautama Buddha, who attained enlightenment and founded Buddhism, these stories follow the same set of steps that Campbell dubbed the 'Hero's Journey.'” About Jeremiah Miller Jeremiah ...


  12. Busan Sea FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | The Nation

    ... tips. SHOTON FESTIVAL August 15 to 19, Lhasa, Tibet Shoton Festival in Lhasa is a grand celebration of Tibetan Buddhism. The main part of the celebration activities are centred on the western part of the city of Lhasa on the grounds of the former ...


  13. Running for a Good Cause in the UNESCO Heritage Town Luang Prabang, Laos, on Sunday 18 Octoboer 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | PR Log

    ... flows through nearly 1,900 kilometers of Lao territory and shapes much of the lifestyle of the people of Laos. Buddhism first appeared in Laos during the eighth century A.D. After the foundation of the unified Kingdom of Lane Xang, King Fa Ngum ...


  14. Ups and downs of Asperger's Syndrome for Colorado yo-yo champ Taylor NoyesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Grand Junction Free Press

    ... do that,'" he said. "In the eighth grade, I learned a (yo-yo) trick called 'Buddha's Revenge' because I was into Buddhism. My head was down and I was focused, but eventually I looked up and the entire student body was looking at me. Over the next ... 1 comment

  15. Tashilhunpo Monastery: Best monastery in sutras learningRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Xinhuanet

    The Tashilhunpo monastery is the traditional seat of successive Panchen Lamas, the second highest ranking Lama in the Gelupa sect of Tibetan Buddhism. It is located next to Shigatse, the second-largest city in Tibet.


  16. Violations of the principles of Thai society are not a matter of opinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Nation

    The three pillars on which the nation state of Thailand is based on are Buddhism, democracy and the institution of principal importance, the constitutional monarchy. It is wrong to violate these fundamentals of civilisation.


  17. Buddhist relics on display in PortlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | OregonLive.com

    ... other Buddhist masters from China, Tibet and India and Korea are also displayed. The collection is from the Tibetan Buddhism tradition and began in 2001. The exhibit has been shown in 68 countries with over two million people attending. "This ...


  18. Is He China's Most Sex-Obsessed Artist?By Liza ForemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Daily Beast

    ... a bling-like giant third eye wall hanging, Chen is quoted on all that he finds inspiring. This ranges from Tibetan Buddhism to pop cultural movements from the past thirty years, including New York vogueing, Burlesque freak shows, and London raves. ...


  19. Wagner's Parsifal Premieres in the Bayreuth Festival TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Free Dictionary

    ... Arabic origin, Fal Parsi meaning "pure fool". Wagner became interested in oriental philosophies, especially Buddhism . He was particularly inspired by reading Eugne Burnouf 's Introduction l'histoire du buddhisme indien in 1855/56. Out of this ...


  20. Buddhism docu by Benoy K Behl wins at Madrid International FilmfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Indian Television

    NEW DELHI: Indian Roots of Tibetan Buddhism by filmmaker and conservator Benoy K. Behl has won the Best Documentary Producer Award at the Madrid International Film Festival. The film, produced by the External Publicity Division of the External Affairs Ministry, was in competition against around a 100 films from 50 countries.