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Buddhist monks in China are undergoing training to combat fires so that they can handle emergencies in their temples.
Eido Tai Shimano (born 1932) is a Rinzai roshi, and the first to establish a Rinzai lineage in the United States. Shimano has named five American Dharma heirs to date. Of these five heirs, only Sherry Chayat and Genjo Marinello remain closely associated with the Zen Studies Society.
Called by some the Albert Schweitzer of Chinese Buddhism, Venerable Master Hui Li vowed to devote five lifetimes to alleviating the problems of Africa.
Alarmed at the theft in March of a Buddhist statue created 1,000 years ago that is designated a national important cultural property, the Agency for Cultural Affairs set about finding out how many similar incidents had occurred.
WWOOF - originally shorthand for Willing Workers on Organic Farms, started in in 1971 when an English secretary, Susan Coppard, decided there was a need to connect those like herself who were interested in farming but could not easily work in the field.
When I first became interested in meditation, I attended classes given by Kelsang Drolkar, a Tibetan nun whose previous job was as a consultant psychiatrist at Belfast city hospital.
Llundup Damcho reports on the Seventeeth Karmapa’s vow to reinstate full ordination for women in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition.
A programme to develop Buddhist temples in rural areas will be implemented in line with the 2600th Sambuddha Jayanthi ceremony to be held next year.
Ha Noi has the largest number of Buddhist pagodas and temples in Viet Nam. This and six other new records related to Buddhism and the capital city have been listed in the Viet Nam Book of Records (Vietbooks) on the occasion of a celebration last week by Buddhists to mark the 1,000th founding anniversary of the city.
U.S. Division Center officials here are offering soldiers an ancient alternative to traditional methods of coping with deployment stress. “Mindfulness” is an option soldiers can use to deal with deployment stress.