Prayer for Peace in Tibet Said at Buddhist Temple in Kalmykia

March 17, 2008

Author: Staff Writer

Source: The Buddhist Channel/Interfax-Religion,6058,0,0,1,0

A prayer service for a peaceful settlement of the situation in China's Tibet Autonomous Region was being conducted on Sunday at the Golden Shakyamuni Buddha Shrine temple in Elista, Kalmykia.

The prayer was being conducted by Doctor of Buddhist Philosophy, Geshe Tenzin Dugda and by monks, and was being attended by about a thousand believers, an Interfax correspondent reports.