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Inter-religious joint prayers for world peace, 14 July 2013 »


by Venerable Dr Wei Wu, Abbot of Than Hsiang Monastery, penang   News of the bombing of the Mahabodhi temple at Bodhgaya on July 7, 2013 came as a great shock to Buddhists far … »

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Life of Zen: Shaolin Buddhist monk passes down ancient teachings »


by Esther Kang, Easy Reader News, May 9, 2013   Torrance, CA (USA) — Sitting with square shoulders inside the cozy tea garden in his Rolling Hills Estates martial arts studio, Shifu Wang … »

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Meditating Buddhist monk saddles up for London »


AFP, July 10, 2012

OGAWA, Japan — He’d prefer enlightenment to a medal, but when Japan’s horse-riding Buddhist monk Kenki Sato saddles up for London 2012, he’ll be representing one of the Olympics’ more unusual families. »

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The rugby legend who became a Buddhist by reading quantum physics »


by Walter Jayawardhana, The Buddhist Channel, June 10, 2012

Colombo, Sri Lanka — The rugby legend Jonny Wilkinson hit world headlines due to his 2003 World Cup final heroics, when his drop goal in the last minute of extra-time delivered the trophy to England. He made another sensation when he told the London Times that he became a Buddhist by reading Quantum Physics. »

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