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Mummified Buddha statue stolen from China, claims villagers
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World's Largest Sedentary Buddha Statue By Kamala Atharagalla After the Pollonarruwa Kingdom in Sri Lanka which is famous for rock carving statues, such rock carving statue building has never taken place until the craft was reawakened by a ... Sri Lanka Sunday Leader, 1 day ago
World's largest sedent Buddha statue to be unveiled Sri Lanka Daily News, 5 days ago
Significance of retrieving Zhanggong CHINAdaily, 2 weeks ago
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Maha Bodhi Society of India celebrates Buddha Jayanti

The Maha Bodhi Society of India, Buddhagaya Center celebrated the 2559th Buddha Jayanti with great enthusiasm, performing Buddhist cultural programmes on this pious occasion. A Dhamma Yatra (procession) was also held on this occasion from ...
 Meri News12 hours ago Buddha Poornima  Daily Excelsior.com1 day ago Top 6 Buddhist pilgrimage sites in India  Outlook Traveller4 hours ago Buddhism in Manipur :: Part 2  E Pao3 days ago

Officials urged to take lead in Buddha's retrieval

It is high time Chinese authorities exerted their influence in demanding the return of a mummified Buddha statue from a collector in the Netherlands, overseas Chinese nationals claimed on Tuesday. Elzo Molenberg (right), Deputy Head of Mission and ... weeks ago
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Tokhoku kids to help stitch giant baseball glove for Great Buddha in Nara

NARA A giant baseball glove is being stitched together for the Great Buddha of Nara as part of efforts to boost the spirits of children in Tohoku, which was hit hard by the March 2011 earthquake and tsunami. The project, initiated by a baseball ...
 Japan Times1 month ago Tohoku kids to help stitch giant baseball glove for Great Buddha in Nara  Japan Times1 month ago

Painstakingly preserving an old vocation

VietNamNet Bridge Vu Lang Village residents pay close attention to detail as they carve wooden statues of the Buddha, preserving a traditional craft that has served them well for as long as they can remember. Sacred work: The Vu Lang Village is ...
 VietNamNet Bridge5 days ago

Why Did the Leshan Giant Buddha Cry 4 Times? Is It a Sign?

Tweet [embedded content] Tweet [embedded content] Carved out of a cliff face, the Leshan Giant Buddha is a statue with slightly opened eyes that benevolently overlooks the confluence of several rivers. But occasionally the Buddha has been seen ...
 Free-i-News4 weeks ago By destroying relics, ISIS is committing the greatest blasphemy  The Express Tribune1 month ago By Destroying Churches and Relics, ISIS Claims Mohammad Was Wrong  Huffington Post1 month ago Trampling culture, destroying history  Why Files1 month ago

Bratislava: Party without Borders

We go underground, literally. Although a statue of a sitting Buddha overlooks the bar, the atmosphere is anything but ascetic. Almost everyone is holding a cocktail or beer, the loud music leaving no room for meditation. Despite the noise, you can't ...
 Cafebabel1 month ago

Bamyan Giant Statues On The Verge of Full Annihilation

Saturday March 14, 2015 Kabul (BNA) Simultaneous with the advent of 14th annihilation anniversary of Bamyan giant Buddha status by petrified Taliban insurgents, the officials of provincial department of information and culture of Bamyan ...
 Bakhtar News Agency1 month ago

Sino-Tibetan Buddhist culture indebted to Kashmiri Pandits

The only Hindu artifact on display in Collecting Paradise is this magnificent statue of Kashmira, Shaiva tutelary goddess of the Valley. CHICAGO: The University of Chicago professor Matthew Kapstein's lecture Pandits and Poets: Kashmir's ...
 IndiaPost2 months ago
The Japan News

STONE BUDDHAS of Kunisaki Peninsula

THE uneven stone steps - built by demons according to legend - increase in steepness as they rise, as if they are trying to block my ascent. I did not expect such an ordeal would start on the mountain road to the Kumano Magaibutsu stone Buddha ...
 Bangladesh Daily Star24 minutes ago
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