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Buddhist Greek life comes to campus

by Caitlynne Leary, The Daily Aztec, August 26, 2015

San Diego, CA (USA) -- For the first time, a Buddhist fraternity and sorority are coming to the San Diego State campus. This year, the Delta Beta Theta sorority and Delta Beta Tau fraternity are in the process of becoming chartered Greek organizations.


With a Buddhist chant and a blessing, guiding lost souls

By Michael James Rocha, San Diego Tribune, Aug. 29, 2015

Tradition honors the departed with food, prayers and song

SAN DIEGO, CA (USA) -- With the sounds of Vietnamese monks chanting 100 feet away, Phillip Au sat in vigil graveside at Greenwood Memorial Park to honor the memory of his mother, Truong Thi Lang, who died in 2006.


Buddhist event intended to heal area 10 monks from the Nechung Monastery in Dharamsala, India, visit General Gomez Arts and Event Center on Monday

By Tricia Caspers-Ross, Auburn Journal, Aug 14 2015

Auburn, Alabama (USA) -- Ten Buddhist monks from the Nechung Monastery in Dharamsala, India, will lead  a healing ritual ceremony Monday evening at the General Gomez Arts and Event Center.


Buddhist chaplain helps deliver six Parapan Am medals

by Pamela Kiss, Centennial College for Postmedia News, August 20, 2015

TORONTO, Canada -- The Buddhist chaplain who helped guide athletes to six medals at the Pan Am Games helped to deliver six more medals at the recently completed Parapan Ams.


Buddhist temple celebrates joyful anniversary in Port Richmond

SILive, Aug 2, 2015

STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. (USA) -- The Buddhist temple on John Street in Port Richmond, serving a Sri Lankan community of worshipers from all over Staten Island since 1999, held its 16th anniversary celebration Sunday evening, attracting several hundred adults, teenagers and children.


Buddhist teacher to visit retreat center in Leggett

The Times-Standard, Aug 1, 2015

Leggett, California (USA) -- The spiritual leader of the Gomde Tibetan Buddhist Retreat Center in Leggett will make his annual visit this month and will offer three programs from Aug. 12 to 19.


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