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Buddhism in Structures

Lumbini is a present day town in Nepal. It is also the birthplace of Buddha.

Within Lumbini is a Monastery complex, where several countries are building buddhist monasteries to pay homage to Buddha… 16 more words


Shang Hai Jade Buddha Temple

In the middle of one of the most bustling and loud cities in China there still remains one of the most serene and tranquil places anyone can find in any modern city, the Shang Hai Jade Buddha Temple located in the northwest of Shanghai city. 638 more words


China demolishes buildings at Tibetan Buddhist academy Larung Gar

By Daniel Uria   |   July 23, 2016 at 2:27 PM

SICHUAN, Tibet, July 23 (UPI) — China has reportedly begun demolishing buildings at Larung Gar, one of the largest Buddhist academies in Tibet. 835 more words

Week 5 Video!

If you watch this video you’ll see…a friend of mine getting his ears cleaned, Jinli, traditional Sichuan cooking, and my first two days in… 7 more words



Macau and Hong Kong are only an hour apart via ferry, so we knew we had to go. We took the ferry there, since it is the fastest and cheapest route. 448 more words


Lantau Island

On my first official day in Hong Kong (and probably my favorite) I went to Lantau Island. This took a fairly long subway ride, in which we passed Disneyland and did not go. 538 more words