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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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Soon, people will begin queuing outside the Dharmarajika Bouddha Bihar, a Buddhist monastery in Dhaka, where Mohathero hands out free food packs to fasting Muslims who are too poor to buy a meal to end their fast.
Sri Lankan expat Rubesh Pillai, a volunteer who helps run the Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery in Dubai, underlined: "No matter who the bombers are or whom they claim to represent, we understand that they represent no one but themselves only.
Mahamevnawa Buddhist Monastery in Dubai Image Credit: Antonin Kelian Kallouche/Gulf News
According to UNESCO, the site existed earlier than Buddhist period (2 BC to 8 AD) and was a Zoroastrian complex which was then converted into a Buddhist monastery. It is dated to the 1st century BC.
A Bay Area native, Pati takes the reader on a raw, heartbreaking journey from the scene of the crime, to a Buddhist monastery in Northern California, to Asia where she travels for work, to Robby's favorite beach in Hawaii to mark the first anniversary of his death--everywhere she goes trying to make sense of what has happened.
Police Chief Nuthorng said that as soon as he received the complaint from the Buddhist monastery chief, he and his team immediately began investigating the case.
Mr Nawazuddin said Zone A was a 2,000-year old Buddhist monastery, while Zone B was a residential area.
The 324 villagers are now being sheltered at a Buddhist monastery in Man San village near Namtu town.
Spink on text and Yaguchi on illustrations continue their analysis of a Buddhist monastery complex in the Deccan plateau in west central India that was excavated into bedrock during the fifth century CE in imitation of and homage to similar monastic efforts there that had been abandoned three hundred years before.
Buddhist monastery of Badalpur located on the Silk Road, which is connecting China and Gilgit Baltistan, by Taxila Institute of Asian Civilization (TIAC) unearthed the unique discoveries of stupas, coins and grinding stones and other glimpses of Buddhist civilization.
TWO men who murdered the Tibetan founder of a Buddhist monastery in Scotland have been sentenced to death in China.
In this installation, the austere, tiled psychiatric observation cells of Alcatraz, used for the isolation and observation of mentally ill inmates, resonated with chanting recorded at a Buddhist monastery and a traditional song of the Hopi tribe.
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A Buddhist monastery has taken the "you are what you eat" adage one step further by suggesting that inner peace starts with what you put in your mouth.
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