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Festival of Lights 2015

Every year at the Root Institute in Bodhgaya they create one of my favorite types of offerings to the triple gem.  On July 20th is a special day where the merit we create is multiplied by 100, 000.  93 more words


NOTES FROM THE FIELD: BLANKET PROJECT 2014 - A visit to an orphanage

Blanket Project 2014 / Volunteer Diary /December 2014

The last lot of 30 blankets went to an orphanage named Sant Kabir Orphanage  which is run by Swami Vichar Das who is the priest in charge of the Kabir Das temple in this area. 255 more words

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The Loving Kindness Tour

This past two weeks in Des Moines, the Loving Kindness Tour was at the Hoyt Sherman place, near downtown.

What is the Loving Kindness Tour? It is 41 Buddhist relics, many of them fragments and crystals from when the Buddhist masters were were alive or after their cremation. 1,601 more words


Siddhartha Superstar (The 5th Coming of Buddha)

The Ministry of Cults and Religion has finally asked the Fifth Incarnation of Buddha to explain himself (see the Cambodia Daily).

To explain the background: the Buddha we know, Siddhartha Gautama, was the fourth; he’s supposed to be followed by a fifth incarnation, the Maitreya Buddha. 358 more words


An Open Letter to Darvish Khan

The Chinese version of this post is found here: 对托钵僧·卡恩(Darvish Kahn) 的公开信

Who dares to cast ridicule and to insinuate blame towards any single act or word of our late Great Helmsman, Chairman Bhau, may he live ten thousand years, ten thousand years, ten thousand ten thousand years in our memories?

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Meher Baba