Vihara


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Vihara

A Buddhist or Jain monastery in Indian architecture.

vihara

A Buddhist or Jain monastery in Indian architecture.
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'International Youth Day SDG Cycle Parade' at Vihara Mahadevi Park, Colombo on Aug 14 at 8.00AM is a very special opportunity to youth, children and citizens to join and support.
After some difficulties with antagonistic laymen, facing many adversaries and obstacles, he was able to establish the Dharma Vijaya Buddhist Vihara on Crenshaw Avenue.
Ven Bogoda Seelawimala Nayaka Thera, the incumbent Head Priest of the London Buddhist Vihara and the current Chief Sangha Nayaka of Great Britain anointed oil on the head of the President and others.
Without divulging details about specifics of the Vihara case, Mutawa said they have already been in touch with various authorities, including the Indian Embassy to arrange for cremation, but there was an exceptional delay in the case.
He was the clinical staff practitioner at Shri Shakya Ya Singha Vihara Clinic in Lalitpur, Nepal.
Its focus is one Ramanna Nikaya vihara (monastery), Polgoda Vihara near Kandy, along with its network of branch viharas north of Kandy and in the east of the island.
It is the second year the event has been held in the city which will feature topical discussions and the chance to look around the Buddhist Maha Vihara temple and St Chad's Cathedral.
Piyatissa, Chief Incumbent of the Ketumathi Buddhist Vihara, on behalf of Sri Lankans living in Manchester thanked H.E.
At the recommendation of one of my elder bhikkhu mentors, in 2005 we founded the North American Bhikkhuni Association and Dhammadharini Vihara of which I became abbess.
At Polonnaruwa, the ancient capital city of the eleventh to thirteenth centuries, enormous yet exquisite Buddha images were sculpted in granite to form Gal Vihara.
The Birmingham Buddhist Vihara Trust is hoping to set up a primary school to go with plans to form a university in the city.
Samdup is the headmaster of Shri Diwakar Vihara Buddhist Institute in India.