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My Dream Summer Vacation!

Due to my constant busy schedule, I rarely go on a vacation. To me, being away for a long time is quite difficult to achieve. My dream summer vacation is spending it somewhere distant, refreshing, and enjoyable. 758 more words

The Best Summer Vacation I Dream of Having

Due to my constant busy schedule, I rarely go on a vacation. To me, being away for a long time is quite difficult to achieve. My dream summer vacation is spending it somewhere distant, refreshing, and enjoyable. 627 more words

Mount Popa (Taung Kalat) – A wonderful Myanmar Monastery

Guarded by an army of monkeys and on top of an extinct volcano 737 meters above sea level sits an incredible Myanmar Buddhist Monastery. 219 more words

Burma

We leave the Citadel in a 'Tuk Tuk' and head for Thien Mu Pagoda otherwise known as the Heavenly Lady Pagoda which is situated on the north bank of the Perfume River in the center of Hue

Legend has it that an old lady from the spirit world appeared on Ha Khe Hill, saying  that one day a wise Lord would come and build a Buddhist pagoda with seven successive tiers, symbolizing different stages of enlightenment and this Pagoda would help the country to grow strong and  prosper. 1,112 more words

Throwback Thursday |Read the Coorg Diaries again

Tibetan Monastery : Golden Temple

Visit the Tibetan Refugee Settlement ..

A wonderful example of India’s secularism and hospitality

Started with 300 rupees and a few monks… 22 more words

Photography

Thanks for the Salt

Guest post written by: Philen Naidu – http://www.mylifemyafrica.org

How I got to Sri Lanka and into a 15-day Meditation Retreat in a little Buddhist Monastery, built into the rockhills of Wegirikanda is another story. 1,158 more words

Everyday Gravy

Photos: Inside the unlikely place Tibetans are now calling home

Some 80 kilometres away from the southern Indian city of Mysore, Bylakuppe is a small town in Karnataka surrounded by coffee plantations and dense jungles. 295 more words