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Selfless spiritual seeker, greatest revivalist and propagandist of Buddhism in modern times
Sri Lanka Daily News

Selfless spiritual seeker, greatest revivalist and propagandis...

Continued from yesterday Dharmapala decided to join Colonel Olcott and C.W.Leadbeater in their campaign to raise funds for the activities of the campaign and acted as a junior clerk. From this juncture, he renounced wealth, the comforts of a ... Sri Lanka Daily News, 1 month ago
Sri Lanka Daily News

Rubber - Rice Pact to Great Wall of Friendship

This year marks the 1604th anniversary of the visit to Sri Lanka by the itinerant Buddhist monk the Ven. Fa-Hien (also known as Faxian), after Bhikku Dhammayana took the first Buddha Statue from Sri Lanka to China. This visit is considered the ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 month ago

Buddha doesn't belong in temple, says statue breaker

The New Zealand resident who broke a Buddha statue in Cambodia says she did so because it was inside a temple dedicated to another deity. Willemijn Vermaat, 40, who moved to Wellington from the Netherlands eight years ago, had been on a four-week ... week ago Voices told NZ tourist to sit on Buddha's lap  Phnom Penh Post1 week ago Kiwi woman admits breaking Buddha statue week ago

Dwelling In The Past At The Siam

Travel & Tourism News. Find out more at ETB News A statue of Buddha in Connie's Cottage. Connie's Cottage is full of beautiful antiques. Though The Siam Hotel in Bangkok has been recognised for its excellence in ...
 E-Travel Blackboard1 month ago
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SEA largest bronze Buddha statue unveiled in Nam Dinh

(VOV) -The northern province of Nam Dinh on August 31 inaugurated a bronze statue of Buddha Shakyamuni, the largest of its kind in South East Asia. The 14.8m tall statue sits on a 2.8m tall lotus throne. It weighs 150 tonnes, with bronze making ...
 VOVNews1 month ago Southeast Asia's largest bronze Buddha statue unveiled  VietNamNet Bridge1 month ago

Bronze Buddha

A bronze statue of Buddha Shakyamuni, the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia, was unveiled in the northern province of Nam Dinh yesterday. The 14.8m-high statue, cast from 150 tonnes of bronze, portrays Buddha Sakyamuni sitting on a 2.8m-high ...
 Viet Nam News1 month ago Giant Buddha statue inaugurated in Nam Dinh Province  VietnamPlus1 month ago

A Mining Company, An Ancient City And 5.5 Million Tons Of Copper

Over a decade ago, the world was outraged when the Taliban destroyed two massive Buddha statues in Afghanistan's Bamiyan valley in a vendetta against all Islamic art. Today, an even larger and older collection of artifacts is under threat, but this ...
 Investing.com1 month ago China And Afghanistan's Minerals: Archaeologists Still Scrambling To Save Mes Aynak  International Business Times1 month ago

IAM Group Japan Helps You Explore the Brilliance of the Great Buddha of Kamakura

is all set to offer some of the best tour and travel packages. Those who want to explore the different tourist attraction points of Japan are going to love what this company has to offer. One of their attractive packages involves the great Buddha of ...
 Digital Journal2 months ago

Work on Statue of Unity to begin on October 31

GANDHINAGAR: The construction of Statue of Unity on the Sardar Sarovar dam will begin from the birth anniversary of Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel on October 31, 2014. Chief minister Anandiben Patel will launch the construction work at Kevadiya on what ...
 Times of India1 day ago

Texas city gets Mahatma Gandhi statue

On the 145th birth anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi, Irving city in Texas, United States became the sixth town in the country to install a Gandhi statue. Satish Dhupelia, a great grandson of Mahatma Gandhi, unveiled the Mahatma Gandhi Memorial Plaza at the Jefferson Park, October 2. ‘This memorial will be a prominent landmark, great pride and honour for the Dallas Fort Worth community and will be an inspiration for our coming generations,’ said Dr Prasad Thotakura, chair, Mahatma ...
 Rediff.com2 days ago Unique memorial for Gandhi in Texas city  IndiaPost2 weeks ago
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