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Korea Opens Up UNESCO World Heritage Mountain Monasteries for Temple Stays
Visitors offered firsthand experience of monastic life
Uploaded 15 May 2019
Sri Lankan President Seeks UNESCO World Heritage Status for <i>Tipitaka</i>
Tipitaka has already been formally recognized as a national treasure of Sri Lanka
Uploaded 1 Apr 2019
Seven Buddhist Mountain Temples in South Korea Receive UNESCO World Heritage Status
Unanimous decision from World Heritage Committee meeting in Bahrain
Uploaded 3 Jul 2018
South Korean Buddhist Monks Protest THAAD Missile Defense System
Military hardware deployed unsettlingly close to Buddhist holy sites
Uploaded 11 May 2017
Indonesia Aims to Boost Spiritual Tourism at Borobudur Buddhist Temple
Cultural program aimed at raising profile of ancient Buddhist site
Uploaded 28 Mar 2017
Dalai Lama Opens Three-day International Conference on “Relevance of Buddhism in the 21st Century”
His Holiness addresses universal search for happiness, need for religious harmony
Uploaded 20 Mar 2017
X-ray Scans Reveal Secrets of 1,300-year-old Buddhist Statue
Researchers shed light on history of ancient artifact
Uploaded 7 Mar 2017
Dunhuang Airport to Close for Expansion as Popularity of Mogao Caves Takes Off
Ancient Buddhist site witnesses tourism boom
Uploaded 22 Feb 2017
South Korea Seeks UNESCO World Heritage Status for Seven Mountain Temples
UNESCO to review application in 2018
Uploaded 8 Feb 2017
Afghan Women Find Strength in Shaolin Tradition
Fighting for gender equality in Afghanistan
Uploaded 2 Feb 2017
Last Ruler of Remote Himalayan Buddhist Kingdom Dies in Nepal
Final rites for former monarch held in Kathmandu
Uploaded 19 Dec 2016
Japan Seeks World Heritage Status for Country’s Oldest Buddhist Pilgrimage Route
Local governments look to promote pilgrimage that visits 88 temples
Uploaded 28 Nov 2016
Kathmandu’s Boudhanath Stupa Formally Reopens After Reconstruction
Buddhists in Nepal overjoyed at symbolic restoration of iconic monument
Uploaded 23 Nov 2016
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