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New Buddhist temple in St. Louis Park hopes to become center of Thai culture

By Miguel Otárola, Star Tribune, April 11, 2017

A Thai Buddhist center is moving into an old church in St. Louis Park.
St. Louis, MN (USA)
-- The monks, draped in orange robes, sat side-by-side in the gathering hall of the Thai Buddhist Center of Minnesota, an arrangement of flowers displayed in front of each one.


Vietnamese families transform former Methodist church into Buddhist temple

By Rebecca R. Bibbs, The Herald Bulletin, Oct 22, 2016

Anderson, IN (USA) -- Madison County’s religious landscape stands poised to broaden Sunday with the grand opening ceremony of the Chua Pho Minh Buddhist temple.


Bloomington Buddhist center remembers Muhammad Ali visit

by Chris Proffitt, The Indy Channel, Jun 6, 2016

BLOOMINGTON, Ind. (USA) -- Tributes continued Monday following the death of Muhammad Ali – including at Bloomington's Tibetan Mongolian Buddhist Cultural Center.


Minnesota's first 'little lama' studies Buddhist faith (and loves Pokemon)

By Allie Shah, Star Tribune, April 30, 2016

A Minnesota boy believed by many to be a reincarnated lama takes a key step along his predestined path.

St. Paul, MN (USA) -- The little lama was on the cusp of a very big moment.


Dalai Lama urges Buddhist centres to be an academic centre

by Jane Cook, Tibet Post International, March 8, 2016

Madison, Wisconsin (USA) -- Explaining that more and more people are showing an interest in Buddhism, the spiritual leader of Tibet said it would be better if Buddhist centres were not only temples for worship, but academic centres of learning, somewhere that could be a focus for the study of Buddhist philosophy and science of the mind.


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