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Final Classes at TCV and a Rest Day

We’ve wrapped up classes at Men-Tsee-Khang already, can you believe it? To say the classes from the past couple days were heavy would be an understatement. 839 more words

Buddhist Procession

We had a procession today at the school I work at. It was in honor of the day Buddha is said to have died. All the students brought beautifully wrapped flowers.

Thailand

Make a Wish

Starring: Kim Seon Mi at “Bomunsa Temple”, Seokmodo Island – South Korea.

David Bynch

関西 Mossy Messiah, Cow-Sensei and a Soldier's Shield

Recently I have visited a number of interesting temples that I have been unable to fit into blog posts, so here I would like to present a small trilogy – two shrines and a temple. 1,141 more words

Travel

Let Tilda Him-a-lay-yah - The Doc is not the only thing STRANGE about this casting....

The Fairy Princess is in a bad damn mood. First, because she went to a routine trip to the dentist and was like “Hey, this tooth kinda hurts”, and twenty minutes later, she had no tooth – because it needed to be removed. 2,687 more words

Diversity

beyond belief

POSTCARD #131: Delhi: I received this photo of a plane journey on my phone from M, my 11-year-old Thai niece. She was on a night flight from Bangkok to Chiang Mai. 737 more words

The 'now' Moment

The Postures of The Buddha. 2 Handed Mudras.

The Buddha is generally depicted in a several ways, standing, sitting, reclining, walking, in these poses there are of course variations of each. While not as detailed as the colored Buddhas, they do have plain straight forward meanings. 1,912 more words

Buddhism