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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 is as much a comfort blanket as a bar, with the soothing aura of a Buddist monk and it must rub off well on its staff, as they seem very enthusiastic.
About 500 people packed First Christian Church in Eugene to hear speakers representing Unitarian Universalist, Hindu, Buddist, Baha'i, Sikh Dharma, Islamic, Hindu, Christian and Jewish traditions during the interfaith prayer service.
In January 1999, an interfaith network of religious leaders from the Catholic, Protestant, Muslim, Jewish, Buddist and Hindu traditions met in Rome to evaluate the program from the perspective of religious ethics.
SUNK Boats hit by 120mph winds litter Rangoon port; VICTIM Injured child taken to hospital by his parents; DEVASTATION A Buddist monk dodges a fallen tree in Rangoon
The wedding service was conducted by Buddist Monks after paying pounds 1,000 to the girls parents.
ONE of Britain's leading Buddist monks has been killed by a lawn mower.
The Buddist, who is the exiled spiritual and temporal leader of the Tibetan people, prayed with his visitors for the victims of the tsunami horror which killed 150,000 people and left millions homeless.
During this latest visit she was granted a rare audience with the Dalai Lama, in Spiti for a traditional Buddist ceremony.
Yet, somehow the Rohingyas seep into our news occasionally as they did in June 2012 and later months, when Rakhine Buddists went into violent rampages, burning villages and setting people ablaze under the watchful eye of the Burmese police.
3) A few notable exceptions include Ahisma-following Hindus and Buddists, Vegans, pantheists, certain animists, and strict animal liberationists.
Buddists, Hindus, monks and Christians all promised to pray for Bobby on Thanksgiving Day.
International right groups accuse both security forces and ethnic Rakhine Buddists of increasing attacks on the Rohingya Muslims, killing, rape, arbitrary detention of Muslims and destroying their properties.
IN your leader comment of July 13 headlined "Ensure all faiths are respected", you write of Sikhs, Hindus and Buddists.