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Sunday Observer
Vandalism of the worst kindwildlife sanctuary at the edge of Amban Ganga while I was travelling to Polonna
Sunday Observer / Posted 2 days ago
wildlife sanctuary at the edge of Amban Ganga while I was travelling to Polonnaruwa two years ago. There is a recumbent Buddha statue carved in the living rock of Chandrakanthi Pashana (limestone variety). This statue is also called... Read more
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Daily Herald
New film claims to have solved Jim Thompson mysteryFILE - In this November 1966 file photo, American businessman Jim Thompson view
Daily Herald / Posted 3 days ago
FILE - In this November 1966 file photo, American businessman Jim Thompson views a Buddha statue in Bangkok, Thailand. A new documentary is set to stir fresh debate over one of Asia’s most enduring mysteries: What happened to Jim Thompson, Thailand’s... Read more
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asianage
Traversing the Pearl of the Orientfriends. Located on Lantau Island, Po Lin Monastery is a huge Buddhist Monaste
asianage / Posted 10 days ago
friends. Located on Lantau Island, Po Lin Monastery is a huge Buddhist Monastery and temple complex. It’s home to a Big Buddha statue that draws big crowds. The statue is so impressive but you need to climb 268 steps to get to the top. If you... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
One Man Reunited with His Cat as Many Other Evacuees Continue to Search for Lost Petsin the Fountain Grove area ... among them. "We had about 30 secs ... and all I
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 11 days ago
in the Fountain Grove area ... among them. "We had about 30 secs ... and all I got was my car," he said. He knows a Buddha statue survived the flames, but he couldn't find his 6-year-old kitty companion at 'go' time. What's so special about... Read more
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asianage
Buddhists devotees offer prayers during Myanmar's Pagoda Festivalfestival Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in Inlay Lake, southern Shan State, Myanmar. (P
asianage / Posted 20 days ago
festival Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in Inlay Lake, southern Shan State, Myanmar. (Photo: AP) Buddhist devotees pray in front of a Buddha statue during a pagoda festival, Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2017, in Inlay Lake, southern Shan State, Myanmar. (Ph... Read more
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Variety
‘The Great Buddha+’lets tension cook on a long simmer, leaving much to viewers’ imaginations. For
Variety / Posted 24 days ago
lets tension cook on a long simmer, leaving much to viewers’ imaginations. For example, the half-finished Great Buddha statue that the factory was commissioned to build for a new temple gets its head glued on overnight. How much, if at... Read more
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New Kerala
Hong Kong Visitors Offered Free Tours to Explore the City's Treasures - newkerala news #275937at Walt's Cafe. 360 Transit in Lantau Island: Round-trip aboard Ngong Ping cab
New Kerala / Posted 25 days ago
at Walt's Cafe. 360 Transit in Lantau Island: Round-trip aboard Ngong Ping cable car with 360-degree views of the Tian Tan Buddha Statue and South China Sea, featuring entrance to three themed attractions including Walking with Buddha guided... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Rollin' down the riversinvaders in 1764 to settle down in the present-day Mae Klong Nua and called thi
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
invaders in 1764 to settle down in the present-day Mae Klong Nua and called this area Ban Laem. The temple's principal Buddha statue is Luang Phor Wat Ban Laem, the standing Buddha carrying an alms bowl. Made of gilt bronze, the statue is 1.67m... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Art from on highflowers, including dok monthathip and dok montharop, inspired by the murals of
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 28 days ago
flowers, including dok monthathip and dok montharop, inspired by the murals of the prayer hall enshrining the famous Buddha statue Phra Buddha Shinnarat in Phitsanulok. These flowers were said to appear when the Lord Buddha was born, became... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Art from on highflowers, including dok monthathip and dok montharop, inspired by the murals of
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 29 days ago
flowers, including dok monthathip and dok montharop, inspired by the murals of the prayer hall enshrining the famous Buddha statue Phra Buddha Shinnarat in Phitsanulok. These flowers were said to appear when the Lord Buddha was born, became... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Chinese vase sells for 10,000 times estimated price in auctionauction, while his competitor bid by telephone. Fichot said that it was the hi
The Borneo Post / Posted 29 days ago
auction, while his competitor bid by telephone. Fichot said that it was the highest bid ever made in Geneva outside of jewellery and watches. The auction house’s previous record was a bronze Buddha statue that sold for 550,000 Swiss francs.... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Three Tokyo day trips step into Japanese historysomething of a beach townwith a bit of surf culture. What to see: The Great Bu
Los Angeles Times / Posted 29 days ago
something of a beach townwith a bit of surf culture. What to see: The Great Buddha of Kamakura is Japan’s second-largest Buddha statue, 37 1/2 feet tall and built of bronze. Constructed in 1252, it has outlasted all the shelters built to house... Read more

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