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Jeong Kwan: The Zen Buddhist Chef

Nov 24, 2018
Jeong Kwan: The Zen Buddhist Chef

Ven. Jeong Kwan is a 61-year-old Zen Buddhist nun who has lived the life of a hermit for the past 44 years. Born into a Korean family with six other siblings, she grew up on a farm and learnt to make noodles by hand at the age of just seven. This deeply impressed her...

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Bojo Jinul: Uniter of Korean Buddhism

Aug 1, 2018
Bojo Jinul: Uniter of Korean Buddhism

Jinul Puril Bojo Daesa was a Korean Buddhist monk best known for combining the teachings of various Korean Buddhist sects into a single school known as the Jogye Order...

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May 27, 2018

(Reuters Publishes My Reconciliation Prayers for Asia) ང་རང་ཚོ་ནང་ཕན་ཚུན་མི་མཐུན་པ་དེ་དག་འགྲིགས་འཇགས་བྱུང་བ་ཡིན་ན། ང་ཚོས་འཛམ་གླིང་འདི་ནང་མཐུན་གཤིབ་ཚད་དང་ལྡན་པ་འཁྱེར་ཐུབ། ང་རང་ཚོའི་དུས་འདིར།

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Reuters publishes my reconciliation prayers for Asia

May 4, 2018
Reuters publishes my reconciliation prayers for Asia

The reconciliation of our differences is what will bring true harmony to the world. In our day and age, there are many differences and troubles that we have inherited from the past and are trying to overcome. But what will make the most impact in the world is how we deal with them now,...

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Wonderful Korea – Gangwon

Dec 30, 2017
Wonderful Korea – Gangwon

There is something in the human soul that eternally yearns for open spaces; for the sight of verdant forests and imposing mountains, that smiles at the soothing tinkle of water in a country brook and finds serenity in the thundering roar of a waterfall. It is no wonder that those seeking respite from modern...

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Wonderful Korea – Gyeongsang

Aug 4, 2017
Wonderful Korea – Gyeongsang

(By Tsem Rinpoche) Gyeongsang, or Gyeongsang-do in Korean, is where many travellers will head towards if they wished to explore beyond Seoul. It is one of the eight provinces in Korea located on the south-eastern side of the country, and boasts huge mountain ranges, beautiful parks, and amazing islands. This is the land where...

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Wonderful Korea – Seoul

Jul 20, 2017
Wonderful Korea – Seoul

(By Tsem Rinpoche) The capital city of South Korea is the largest city in the country, and probably the most densely populated city in the world with over 11.8 million people in its main ‘Special City’ section alone. Considered one of East Asia’s economic and cultural hubs, Seoul will tantalise all your senses. Seoul...

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These Dying Dogs Need Your Help Urgently

Apr 22, 2016
These Dying Dogs Need Your Help Urgently

If you live next to a dog meat farm and are forced to walk your dogs past this horrific slaughter house every day, would it move you to make a difference or would your senses be numbed from the pain of such a sight?  For one couple living in Korea, compassion and the wish...

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Could you do this???

Aug 25, 2012
Could you do this???

I came across this shocking video that uncover how pet dogs are slaughtered for meat in Korea. Please understand that there are many ountries where dog meat is served in dishes for example China, Vietnam and many others, I am only mentioning Korea here because this featured video is based on the situation of...

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Greenest Cities of Asia

Mar 7, 2011
Greenest Cities of Asia

Here is some research sponsored by Siemens, to measure the environmental performance of the 22 major cities in Asia. This study has graded the cities accordingly and placed them under 5 performance categories...

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