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  1. Talk to focus on 'poetics of the wild' Nov. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    48 min ago | Capital Weekly

    ... even in light of the disastrous effects of human behavior on the planet. Drawing on the teachings of Tibetan Buddhism, through both ancient and modern poetry and literature, Trone shares a realistic and gentle view of individual responsibility and ...


  2. India biggest hurdle for China in promoting BuddhismRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Beijing, Oct 18 : India is the biggest roadblock for China to promote its Belt and Road project through Buddhism that can also help curb terrorism and separatism, Chinese scholars have said. At a two-day symposium of Tibetan monks and scholars in Northwest China's Qinghai Province on Tuesday, one of them said that the Dalai Lama had set up a "separatist" base at Dharamshala in India.


  3. Zorba the BuddhaRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | On An Overgrown Path

    ... extended beyond Nikos Kazantzakis, and in The Strong Wind from the East Markos Madias describes how Hinduism and Buddhism - particularly Zen - influenced prominent Greek intellectuals of the twentieth century including Nobel Laureate Giorgis Seferis ...


  4. Whata s happening Thursday in the north valleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Mercury-Register

    ... Study and Practice Group: 7:30 p.m. Sky Creek Dharma Center, 120 Three Oaks Court. Ati Yoga, teachings of Tibetan Buddhism. 828-2589. Second Thursday. Chico Citizens' Climate Lobby: 6:30-8 p.m. Discussions on successes and future plans. For those ...


  5. By the Book: Tina Turner: By the BookRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    ... how to develop a personal sense of style. The little prayer book a friend gave me when she first introduced me to Buddhism. My life changed when I learned how to chant. For one thing, I found the strength to leave Ike and start my journey to ...


  6. Temple Members Await Newest Buddha Statue To Arrive From VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    ... her mother was Buddhist and her father was Catholic. She said the A Nan Temple follows the Vietnamese tradition of Buddhism with all services conducted in Vietnamese and added that anyone is welcome to enter the temple. "Our monk used to say all the ...


  7. [TV Show] BBC - David Bowie Specials Coming To BBC Two And BBC FourRead the original story

    Monday Oct 15 | EduGeek

    ... to Bowie, the film traces his interest in everything from Holst to Pinky and Perky, from Anthony Newley to Tibetan Buddhism, and how he used all these influences to create not only Ziggy Stardust, but the material for his entire career...


  8. New David Bowie documentary in production at BBCRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | Boing Boing

    ... the 90-minute doc "traces his interest in everything from Holst to Pinky and Perky, from Anthony Newley to Tibetan Buddhism, and how he used all these influences to create not only Ziggy Stardust, but the material for his entire career." The film ...


  9. OPINION: Students have a right to spread their faith, within limitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Daily Trojan

    ... called Dawah (the call toward God) and is encouraged throughout the Quran. One of the principal texts of Mahayana Buddhism reveals that anyone can achieve enlightenment and that bodhisattva, those who are permitted to achieve nirvana, should devote ...


  10. The UNtrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    ... is based on their work together. Robert studied Process Work with Arnold Mindell and has practiced Tibetan Buddhism for more than 30 years. Kathleen Rice initially joined the UNtraining in 2000, hoping to find the magic trick that she could use to ...


  11. Tibetan lama to speak about happinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 14 | Jackson Hole News And Guide

    ... Mind." He will be joined by co-author Erric Solomon, an American who brings a Western perspective to meditation and Buddhism, as well as pro skier Kit DesLauriers. "It's a book on meditation, but presenting meditation in a more practical way rather ...


  12. Couple visits Nepal, Bhutan in journey to happinessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... mountaineers, all but invented trekking, plus a pristine sliver of the Himalayas that celebrates both happiness and Buddhism? We signed on. But we had some concerns, mainly having to do with our preconceived ideas of organized tours. My husband and ...


  13. The idea of many religionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    ... in Japan. The Japanese emperor also believed there was one truth. His truth was the religion of Shinto and Buddhism. He refused to allow churches to be built on Japanese soil. This led to violent confrontations and negotiations with European powers. ...


  14. The art of self-preservation: Examining the monks who spent years...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Japan Times

    ... of Shugendo, an old ascetic religion combining aspects of mountain worship with Shintoism and esoteric Buddhism, in which practitioners ( shugenja , which are sometimes called yamabushi ), submitted to harsh training in the hope of achieving ...


  15. Monks making mandala as part of Dublin festival Updated Oct 12 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | The Columbus Dispatch

    ... and private donations.) The monks are trained to construct at least a half-dozen different mandalas, which in Buddhism are spiritual symbols of the universe. On the monks' first visit to the festival, officials requested that they make the ...


  16. Diplomatic Enclave: The Karmapa intrigueRead the original story

    Friday Oct 12 | Mydigitalfc.com

    The Tibetan spiritual leader's prolonged US stay, with rumours that he might seek asylum in the country or China, has made Delhi sweaty and it could have wider repercussions too The Karmapa Lama, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, head of Tibetan Buddhism's Kagyu sect, ordinarily resident in India, has been abroad in the US for more than a year. There is uneasy in Delhi over his long stay away and whether he would return to India for an important Buddhist conference convened by the Dalai Lama in November in Dharamshala.


  17. New monks find a place of peace in the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | Warrnambool Standard

    ... life for about a year. He just found that life as a normal person was very chaotic and he missed the peace of Buddhism so he returned and became a monk again," the translator said. That was five years ago. He now he calls Warrnambool home. Life as a ...


  18. To Protect the Environment, Buddhist Monks Are Ordaining TreesRead the original story

    Friday Oct 12 | Sojourners

    ... voices of dissent and conversations about conservation. The official religion of Thailand and Cambodia is Theravada Buddhism and more than 90 percent of the population in both countries identify as Buddhist. Theodore Mayer with The International ...


  19. Pilgrimages: walking the stairway to heavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 12 | MoneyWeek

    ... has designated the area a world heritage site and it has been twinned with the Camino. Adherents of Shinto and Buddhism have been following the trails in the southern part of Japan's Kii peninsula for more than a millennium, travelling to worship at ...


  20. Nirvana ~ DharmavidyaRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 11 | Lotusinthemud

    ... to tell their stories and share their good and bad without fear that you may surge up and scare or wound them. My Buddhism is liberation, not extinction. It is being contained and resiliant to a degree that makes the meeting of hearts safe, healing ...