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Huffington Post
Tue, 28 Jul 2015 14:00:00 -0700

An individual I now consider to be the Nalandabodhi Terminator has summarily terminated me from the Nalandabodhi Seattle Sangha. Why I received the voice message below on July 15 is something I am left to ponder, but more important to me is the issue ...

The Indian Express

The Indian Express
Fri, 24 Jul 2015 16:03:45 -0700

While it cannot reasonably be doubted that Ashoka's politics have been favourable to the expansion of Buddhism by bringing about an increase in the size of the Buddhist sangha, Buddhism appears to have remained essentially a monastic religion. Even the ...

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Viet Nam News
Sun, 26 Jul 2015 18:18:45 -0700

Thich Thanh Quyet, head of the Executive Board of the Viet Nam Buddhist Sangha, on Saturday said the centre was meant to serve people from different ethnic groups in Son La. To mark the occasion, the Sangha (Buddhist clergy) and local followers will ...

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Mon, 03 Aug 2015 21:41:15 -0700

A contest themed “Join hands for the World Heritage site of Hoi An” has been launched to promote the ancient city of Hoi An, the Vietnam News Agency reports. Held by the city authorities, Quang Nam Province's Tourism Association and Department of ...

The Rafu Shimpo

The Rafu Shimpo
Fri, 31 Jul 2015 16:26:15 -0700

LAS VEGAS — The Las Vegas Buddhist Sangha will sponsor the 27th annual Obon Festival on Saturday, Aug. 8, at Cimarron-Memorial High School, 2301 N. Tenaya Way (between Smoke Ranch and Lake Mead Boulevard) off U.S. 95 North in Las Vegas.

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Sat, 25 Jul 2015 18:52:30 -0700

At the age of 17, he left home to become a Buddhist monk. In 1940, he was appointed abbot of Long Buu Pagoda and Chairman of the Buddhist Sangha of Nghia Hanh District. Besides practicing Buddhism, he also studied oriental medicine and was a famous ...

Huffington Post (blog)

Huffington Post (blog)
Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:26:15 -0700

I used to think that if I could just move somewhere else, everything would be better. And believe me, I sure tried. On average, I lived in a place for four years although sometimes my stays could be as short as a few months. I bounced around for years ...

Las Vegas Review-Journal

Las Vegas Review-Journal
Wed, 15 Jul 2015 23:02:14 -0700

The Las Vegas Hawaiian Civic Club plans monthly General Membership Meetings from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Las Vegas Buddhist Sangha Center, 4110 N. Martin Luther King Drive. The next meeting is set for July 19. The meetings are a potluck social format ...

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