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Hands clasped in prayer, thousands of Avalokitesvara (Guan Yin) Bodhisattva devotees joined a Goddess of Mercy float procession which passed through Bayan Baru and Bayan Lepas in Penang.
For over three decades now, Ura, sociologist and historian, fiction and non-fiction writer, has been exploring and improving the idea of the Gross National Happiness (GNH) Index as a passion and advocacy.
The mummified remains believed to be of a man recognized as the oldest living male in Tokyo have been found at his home in the capital’s Adachi Ward, investigative sources said Thursday 28th July.
A new meditation and Buddhist studies centre has opened near the Chatuchak weekend market.
A Buddhist ritual, the Lantern Festival, or "Yeondeung hoe," is emerging as an important part of contemporary Korean culture, but brings with it both positives and challenges. The festival has its textual origins and a long history in Asia, but its Korean version has unique features in many aspects, including its social role.
Burmese military authorities on Tuesday arrested prominent Arakanese historian monk Ramar Waddy U Pyinya Sara in Sittwe, the capital of Arakan State, on the accusation that he abused Buddhist religious principles, said another monk from Sittwe.
A Buddhist and stamps collector has been integrating his faith with his interest as he has a special preference for collecting stamps with Buddhism theme.
The age old practice among Monpa tribes in Arunachal Pradesh to dispose off bodies by chopping them off and throwing the pieces into rivers, should be replaced by cremation to preserve the environment, chief minister Dorjee Khandu said.
The event is an opportunity for Vietnamese people to show their respect for the national spirit and the age-old traditional culture of their ancestors as well as the role of Vietnamese Buddhists throughout the history.
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