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  1. The Godfather of Kathmandu by John BurdettRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2010 | SF Site

    ... , Bangkok Tattoo and Bangkok Haunts . In the Sutta Pitaka, it is said that the Buddha himself predicted the end of Buddhism after 5,000 years (which would happen sometime around the year 2600, although this date is up for debate). Human beings will ...


  2. The Dharma of Star Wars by Matthew BortolinRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2005 | SF Site

    ... responsibility to do justice to both the heady mythos of Star Wars and the substantial spiritual underpinnings of Buddhism. He doesn't achieve either. It's important to note that The Dharma of Star Wars is not so much a treatise on how Star Wars is ...


  3. 15 religious apps to download, enjoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Victoria Advocate

    ... and snooze feature, shakeable flashlight, set own alarms with iPod music. Can be used on iPhone. 7. Buddha Box (Buddhism) - Buddhist chant machine, contains portable sounds and chants for meditation on the go. Each box contains two or more chants. ...


  4. The environmental impact of traditional Chinese religionRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Nation

    ... on the familial and government philosophies of Confucianism, the deities of Taoism as well as the teachings of Buddhism. The three ideals have also been mixed with the natural habit of religious worship to become the religion that we commonly see in ...


  5. Buddhist group finds a quiet place in BroomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Meditation is one of the three main forms of training for Buddhists along with wisdom and moral discipline. Buddhism also emphasizes loving kindness for all sentient beings, even the tiniest insect; charity, non-violence and environmental ... 1 comment

  6. Three admit to murder of prominent Tibetan religious leader in China - lawyerRead the original story

    Yesterday | DNA India

    ... watched murder case in decades. Choje Akong Tulku Rinpoche was among the first religious leaders to teach Tibetan Buddhism to followers in the West. He was killed in the southwestern Chinese city of Chengdu with his nephew and another Tibetan last ...


  7. Moscow warns Dalai Lama: - No politics'Read the original story

    Yesterday | People's Daily Online

    ... Moscow has engaged in talks with leaders of the Republic of Kalmykia, where half the population believe in Tibetan Buddhism, over the issue. "If it is a pastoral visit, the pastor should definitely withdraw from political activities. Unfortunately, ...


  8. China media: Military drillRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Newsday

    ... when he paid a religious visit to the Republic of Kalmykia, where half of the population reportedly follows Tibetan Buddhism. Tibet is governed as an autonomous region of China. Beijing says Tibet has developed considerably under its rule. But ...


  9. Talk on Modern Buddhism at the Foxlowe Arts Centre in LeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Your Leek Paper

    The Free Public Talk on Modern Buddhism entitled 'A Better Life' is being presented by Buddhist monk, Gen Kelsang Sangye on Monday from 7.30pm until 8.45pm at The Foxlowe Arts Centre in Leek.


  10. The Contemplative Practitioner: Meditation in Education and the WorkplaceRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | TCRecord

    ... may manifest. He states that, 'Presence has been called the Self (Jung), the Atman (Hinduism), our Buddha-nature (Buddhism), or the Soul (Moore 1992)' (p. 23). Throughout the text it is made evident that contemplative practices may be found in and ...


  11. Money moves in ShaolinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Korea Herald

    ... do business so they can survive, and some do it to seek fortune. Shaolin Temple just wants to survive, to practice Buddhism." In March, executives from U.S. tech giants Google and Apple joined the ranks of prominent global businesspeople to have ...


  12. If You Meet the Buddha, Say HelloRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Psychology Today

    ... world around us. As Thich Nhat Hanh, the renowned Vietnamese Buddhist monk who has been instrumental in bringing Buddhism and mindfulness practices to the West has put it: "Spiritual practice is not just sitting and meditating. Practice is looking, ...


  13. I will learn something new.Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | Now Toronto

    ... and stand-up at two campuses. 205 Humber College Blvd. 3199 Lakeshore W. 416-675-5000, www.humber.ca . Intro to Buddhism, Chenrezig puja, green and white Tara, medicine Buddha and shamatha classes. Tibetan language classes and Tibetan Thangka ...


  14. Buddhist RebirthRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | BellaOnline

    Many people associate Buddhism with reincarnation, but in fact, the Buddha taught the concept of rebirth , which is slightly different. 1 comment

  15. Temple panel fixes peace puja datesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Telegraph

    ... other important events would include Kagyu Monlam and the Nyingma Monlam of Kagyu and the Nyingma sects of Tibetan Buddhism respectively. The annual events would come to an end with the 10-day Nyingma Monlam Chenmo prayers for world peace of Nyingma ...


  16. Land rate poser on stupa projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Telegraph

    ... is released according to revised rates.' 'The holy relic casket is the most revered and sacred object of worship in Buddhism. It should be brought back,' said P.C. Chandeshwari, chief monk, Thai International Monastery in Vaishali.


  17. Rohingyas are full citizens of MyanmarRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Daily Star

    ... linguistically, religiously and racially motivated. While 89% of the Myanmar's population practice Theravada Buddhism and are of Mongoloid stock, the Rohingya Muslims are easily identifiable by their dark skin. Amnesty International reports that ...


  18. Balance Tibet's development with eco-protectionRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 24 | The Nation

    ... regions of the country. The national consensus in China is that Tibet's environment should be protected. Mahayana Buddhism, which has a deep influence on Chinese culture, shares similar values with Tibetan (or Vajrayana) Buddhism. The 40-odd ethnic ...


  19. 3 Eastern Practices to Tame 'Monkey Mind'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 24 | Entrepreneur Magazine

    ... stress and fostering more control over the mind monkeys. While mindfulness training may have its origins in Buddhism, mainstream mindfulness has permeated the popular consciousness, in large part thanks to the efforts of Jon Kabat-Zinn , a professor ...


  20. Gibbons, Ganga and green warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 23 | The Telegraph

    ... at the opposite of conventional wisdom,' were some of her tips. She also pointed out some cardinal principles of Buddhism and how they were more alive in countries like Sri Lanka and Japan than in India. ' Innovation Sutra makes you look at everyday ...