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  1. Ideologies opposed to dialogue cause violence: PM ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    38 min ago | The Indian Express

    ... and strategic efforts to prevent bloodshed and violence. It is, thus, no surprise that the world is taking note of Buddhism. This is also a recognition of the historical Asian traditions and values, which can be used to shift the paradigm to ...

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  2. Modi for collective action against climate changeRead the original story

    46 min ago | Newkerala.com

    ... Which is why I believe the discourse must shift focus from climate change to climate justice." Talking about Buddhism, the prime minister said Buddhist tradition, in all its historical and cultural manifestations, encouraged greater identification ...

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  3. PM Says Dialogue Only Way to Resolve ConflictRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Outlook

    ... resolution mechanisms are becoming more and more obvious. It is, thus, no surprise that the world is taking note of Buddhism," he said without naming any country. The Prime Minister note that ideologies which close the gates for dialogue have the ...

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  4. Buddhist path, a way to Asian century: PM ModiRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... "We in India are proud of the fact that it was from this land that Gautam Buddha gave the world the tenets of Buddhism. Life of Gautama Buddha illustrates the power of service, compassion and most importantly renunciation. Gautam Buddha was ...

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  5. Climate change a major concern: ModiRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... "We in India are proud of the fact that it was from this land that Gautama Buddha gave the world the tenets of Buddhism," he said. The life of Buddha illustrates the power of service. compassion and renunciation, he added. "He (Buddha) was convinced ...

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  6. High Holy Days and a Tibetan Monk Sand Mandala: Multiculturalism in...Read the original story

    14 hrs ago | PRWeb

    ... who have gathered to disperse the sand into a fresh body of water." From all the artistic traditions of Tantric Buddhism, that of painting with colored sand ranks as one of the most unique and exquisite. Millions of grains of sand are painstakingly ...

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  7. The World is Waiting for Your ActionRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Dissident Voice

    ... us, or a god?" to which he laughed and said (merely) "I am awake." Most of his followers of the northern school of Buddhism do not believe he was a god, but merely an enlightened person, an objective anyone may achieve. Primary to the teachings is ...

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  8. Santhara: Supreme Court protects the religious right of Jain communityRead the original story

    Yesterday | Merinews

    ... Christianity simply offers eternity in heaven or hell, depending on one's choice for Jesus in this life. As per Buddhism, humans are in bondage to their egos and driven by unknown forces in our subconscious. In Buddhism karma functions as the ...

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  9. Tibetan Buddhist Monks will Construct a Mandala Sand Painting at Pico Union ProjectRead the original story

    Tuesday | PR Log

    ... who have gathered to disperse the sand into a fresh body of water." From all the artistic traditions of Tantric Buddhism, that of painting with colored sand ranks as one of the most unique and exquisite. Millions of grains of sand are painstakingly ...

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  10. Exiled Tibetan gov't warns China not to meddle in traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The China Post

    ... by some 150,000 exiles after the Dalai Lama abdicated political duties in favor of focusing on his role as Tibetan Buddhism's spiritual leader. "The pushback will not only come from the Tibetan people, but from millions of Buddhists who ...

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  11. Museum explores religion through 'Sacred Journeys'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Tribune

    ... learned more about the traditions and history of faith. Dozens at the museum on Friday learned more about Tibetan Buddhism. A group of Tibetan monks who are touring the U.S. presented Children's Museum President and CEO Jeffrey Patchen with a ...

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  12. Anti-Muslim Buddhist group moves toward Myanmara s mainstreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Religion News Service

    ... Biwonsa said in an interview. "There might be some people, especially Muslims, who are working on weakening Buddhism, so we need strong people for our religion." Ma Ba Tha has shown no signs of contesting elections itself but says it will "remind" ...

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  13. Tibetan Buddhist Association, Persatuan Penganut Agama Buddha...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | SBWire

    ... Losang Choekye Pelden. Fire Puja, regarded as one of the most powerful and profound ritual in Tibetan Tantric Buddhism, confers inconceivable boundless and infinite power of merit virtues. Performed in accordance to stipulated rules of Mandala ...

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  14. In praise of vultures. Really.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Houston Chronicle

    ... ved - for example, their acidic innards neutralize the bad microbes. And that's what vulture do: purify. In Tibetan Buddhism even human bodies are let out on a mountain for vultures to dine on, which sounds entirely civilized to me.

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  15. PICKS: Lara Atallah on Tianzhuo Chen at Palais de Tokyo, ParisRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Artforum Intl.

    ... "Offer to god the evil decaying body, offer to god the pure devout soul." The cataclysmic mixture of Tibetan Buddhism and a kitschy grotesque that whisks in allusions to voguing is best exemplified by the dancing figures in the video 19:53 . The ...

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  16. Day of Inner Peace 2015: Why It's ImportantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Switched

    ... participating in the dissemination of the religious culture and spirituality of the Gelugpa lineage of Tibetan Buddhism. Inkarri sponsors the young monks and provides ongoing support to the monastery and lamas; having joyfully built kitchens, ...

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  17. What We're Reading: Music Books : Take a break from the headphones to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 31 | Cool Hunting

    ... with India and its culture. It's a fascinating to learn about the influences on Glass' music (Tibetan Mahayana Buddhism to "the energy system known as New York City"), which in turn, have clearly influenced the next generation of not only musicians ...

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  18. Modi govt plans Buddhism blitz in cultural diplomacy refocusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Telegraph

    The Narendra Modi government has decided to make India's Buddhism links the centrepiece of its cultural diplomacy thrust through a blitzkrieg of novel projects, after the Prime Minister feted East Asian leaders through his first year in office with references to this religious bridge. The Indian Council for Cultural Relations, the foreign office's independent arm tasked with cultural diplomacy, plans to host 26 seminars on the country's Buddhist past across multiple countries by next March with scholars, monks and policy-makers as its target audience.

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  19. With a Buddhist chant and a blessing, guiding lost soulsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Sieu, a monk with the Phat Da Buddhist Temple on 30th Street in University Heights. "It's an important day in Buddhism - a way for everybody who's living to show their appreciation for the dead. It's our way of blessing them." Attendees listen as ...

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  20. Two women burning hell money during the Hungry Ghost Festival in Hong Kong. Photo: Vincent YuRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 26 | South China Morning Post

    ... living, who pray for his forgiveness during the ghost month, when he also releases the deceased from suffering. In Buddhism, the festival is associated with Mulian (or Maudgalyayana), a chief disciple of Buddha. The story goes that he organised a ...

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