Kancheepuram may soon have a Buddhist temple 0

Though Kancheepuram was once a flourishing Buddhist centre, there is not a single Buddhist temple in the town today. But this could soon change as a 9th century Buddha statue

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Scientists in Nepal Show the Neurological Benefits of Meditation on Buddhist Monks 0

Scientists from the University of Victoria and the University of British Columbia in Canada have revealed new findings about the benefits of meditation after investigating its effect on the brains

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Muslim Students Help to Rebuild Buddhist Temples in Indonesia 0

A video of Muslim students helping to rebuild damaged Buddhist temples has been widely circulated on social media in the wake of a spate of vandalism by violent mobs in

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Buddhist Priest Eyes Olympic Gold in Rio 0

As the 2016 Summer Olympics get underway in Brazil, slalom canoeist Kazuki Yazawa, who is representing Japan, may be unique among the hundreds of hopeful athletes competing at the games

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Tibetan Nun Commits Suicide at Buddhist Complex in China’s Sichuan Province 0

A Tibetan Buddhist nun has committed suicide because of a project by Chinese authorities to demolish a large religious institute where she studied in a Tibetan-populated county in southwestern China’s

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World’s first Arctic Buddhist stupa opens in Russia 0

Tibetan Monk Tangerang Lama Pema Lhundrup Gyatso Rinpoche came to the town to consecrate the “Enlightenment Stupa” on August 4, reports Russian TV channel TV-21. Construction of the stupa began

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A DESCRIPTION OF ‘HOLLOW EARTH’ ACCORDING TO ANCIENT TIBETAN BUDDHISM 0

Shambhala is round but depicted as an eight-petalled lotus blossom, which is a symbol of the heart Chakra (represented in the picture above). Many ancient texts refer to ‘magical’ and

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Buddhist remains unearthed in Andhra Pradesh 0

Buddhist remains on a mound called ‘ Ernamma Pallu Dibba’ on the rear side of the Zilla Parishad High School at Ghantasala in Krishna district were unearthed on Sunday. Disclosing

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