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What are Longmen Caves?

Posted in on 7-21-12

What are Longmen Caves?

    The Longmen Caves are a series of grottoes filled with Buddhist sculptures, close to Luoyang city in Hénan, China. The grottoes extend for a kilometer along two limestone...

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Visiting Spiritual Nepal

Posted in on 7-21-12

Visiting Spiritual Nepal

  A visit to Nepal would be incomplete without sampling some of its sacred treasures, especially those that are part of the great arc of spirituality stretching from India across south...

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Pilgrimage

Posted in on 7-20-12

  Many religions stress the importance of going on pilgrimages or journeys to holy places. In Buddhism, these places are where the Buddha lived and taught, with four places considered...

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Famous Buddhist Temples

Posted in on 7-20-12

  In Polonnaruwa (Sri Lanka) is a huge reclining figure of the dying Buddha, and beside him stands a 7.5 meter tall stone statue of his disciple, Ananda. In Kandy (Sri Lanka), a...

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