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S. Korea approves religious visit to N. Korea - Sin Chew Jit Poh


S. Korea approves religious visit to N. KoreaSin Chew Jit PohSEOUL, September 2, 2011 (AFP) - South Korea has given leading Buddhist monks permission to visit North Korea, the first religious trip since ties turned icy over the sinking of a warship last year, officials said Friday. A 37-member Buddh ...>

Book review: ‘The Novice: A Story of True Love’ - Los Angeles Times


Los Angeles TimesBook review: 'The Novice: A Story of True Love'Los Angeles TimesA Vietnamese legend is the root of Zen Buddhist master Thich Nhat Hanh's debut novel. With its gender disguise and message of forgiveness, it may remind readers a bit of 'Yentl' mixed with the Sermon ...>

Buddhism: Origin, Spread and Decline - Huffington Post (blog)


Buddhism: Origin, Spread and DeclineHuffington Post (blog)Hundreds of Buddhist Viharas were founded which were instrumental in spreading Buddhism all over India and other Asian countries. Thus, the Buddha rekindled the spirit of propagating spiritual knowledge in the society. Renunciation and passiv ...>

Community Announcements/Ongoing Events - Santa Monica Mirror


Community Announcements/Ongoing EventsSanta Monica MirrorSanta Monica Tibetan Buddhist Study Group invites you to join them every first and third Thursdays of the month from 7 to 9 pm for instruction in Tibetan Buddhist meditation and book study. Open to everyone, by donation. 2439 Wilshire Boulevar ...>

Erica Abbott Cycling Death Was ‘Totally Preventable’: Hurricane Irene, New … - International Business Times


New York Daily NewsErica Abbott Cycling Death Was 'Totally Preventable': Hurricane Irene, New ...International Business TimesAbbott had moved to New York City seven years ago to pursue a career in modern dance, and was a devout Buddhist and yoga practitioner. A memorial service was held for ...>

China nixes Estonian’s trip after Dalai Lama visit - eTaiwan News


Indian ExpressChina nixes Estonian's trip after Dalai Lama visiteTaiwan NewsThe Chinese are exceptionally sensitive to matters involving the Buddhist leader, whom they view as a threat to their claim of sovereignty over Tibet. In an email to Estonia's agriculture ministry Thursday, Chinese a ...>

David Lynch opens Paris nightclub - Washington Post (blog)


The GuardianDavid Lynch opens Paris nightclubWashington Post (blog)The Guardian UK. reports the hangout you must apply to to enter includes “Buddhist cocktail bars with their own bijoux cinemas, library, dream forest and stage straight from Twin Peaks. “The effect is somewhere between nirvana, a ...>

Lanka building Buddhist viharas in place of temples: Lankan MP - IBNLive.com


Lanka building Buddhist viharas in place of temples: Lankan MPIBNLive.comPTI | 08:09 PM,Sep 01,2011 Rajapalayam (TN), Sept 1 (PTI) A Sri Lankan Member of Parliament has charged that the Lankan government was not permitting rebuilding of Hindu temples destroyed or damaged during the war and was inste ...>

Buddhist Art Exhibit for Hometown Pilgrims - Patch.com


Buddhist Art Exhibit for Hometown PilgrimsPatch.comAlong with all the other attractions of Healdsburg, it's now the temporary home of a world-class collection of Buddhist art, collected by Nepalese book store owner and publisher Rama Nand Tiwari. Known as the Nand Collection, it's on display ...>

Fighting climate change with Buddhism, not science - Public Radio International PRI


Fighting climate change with Buddhism, not sciencePublic Radio International PRI(Photo: Brendan Brady, The World.org) A group of monks from remote Cambodia are protecting their local forests and fighting climate change with Buddhism, not science, as the inspiration. Story from PRI's The World. L ...>

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