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a religion represented by the many groups (especially in Asia) that profess various forms of the Buddhist doctrine and that venerate Buddha

the teaching of Buddha that life is permeated with suffering caused by desire, that suffering ceases when desire ceases, and that enlightenment obtained through right conduct and wisdom and meditation releases one from desire and suffering and rebirth

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It took three months living in a hut in the forests of a Buddhist Monastery to give me a better idea of 'why,' and now I am determined to spread these experiences where it is needed most - the fast paced modern world," said Author, Evan Sutter.
Originally assembled by the Dharma Realm Cookbook Team in Chinese for a Buddhist monastery, this English version was done under the guidance of American Buddhist nun, Jin Rou Shi.
The courtyard of Hemis Gompa, the biggest Buddhist monastery in Ladakh and the headquarters of the Drukpa Order, is the stage for the festival that celebrates the birth anniversary of Guru Padmasambhava, the eighth century Indian guru revered for spreading Tantrayana Buddhism in the
Sison toured the Rajagala Buddhist monastery archeological site with Department of Archaeology senior officials on May 9, 2014.
The episode opens in a Buddhist monastery, in which a blonde woman is identified by the high priest of the monastery as a smuggler.
Kakrebihar, located in Surkhet district, has the remains of an ancient Buddhist monastery that is listed as a national heritage site.
At the end of the dirt path, a small bus drove us through the rice fields to Oudong, an elaborate and beautiful Buddhist monastery, funded primarily by Buddhists not currently living in Cambodia.
Takht-i-Bhai is another well-known and preserved monument, a Buddhist monastery located on a rocky ridge about 10 miles northeast of Mardan.
The report said she died at the scene and her body was placed in the nearby Jonang Tibetan Buddhist monastery, according to ABC news.
A VISIT to a Buddhist monastery is included in a guided walk on offer to visitors to the Bolam Lake Country Park near Belsay this Sunday.
Ukubahah in Patan receives much attention from the author, not only because this particular Buddhist monastery shelters well preserved, splendid wooden sculptures carved on the struts of its main shrine, but also because she believes that the monastery is identical with the 7th-century monastery Shivadevavihara, which we will discuss in detail shortly.
draws on her field research in northern China in 2005 and 2006 to analyze the music at a Buddhist monastery.
Fish Huang and her partner You Ya-ting, both 30, will receive their blessings from Master Shih Chao-hui at a Buddhist monastery in north Taiwan s Taoyuan county on August 11.
Bhaddanta Gyaneshwar, who holds the highest position in the Buddhist hierarchy at the holiest Buddhist monastery in Kushinagar in India, came to Coventry and Rugby earlier this month during a tour of the UK.
Born into a family of Tibetans who fled the Chinese occupation and raised in the shadow of a Buddhist monastery in Kathmandu, Dolma describes being beaten daily by her father and says her youth was "physically and emotionally painful".
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