Va. Buddhist Monks to Relocate, Educate

August 2, 2009

Author: Staff Writer

Source: United Press International

A group of Buddhist monks whose home and temple will be auctioned wa[n]t to relocate to a land parcel in Virginia Beach, Va., a spokeswoman said.

The spokeswoman, Samantha Niezgoda, said the monks -- having foreclosed on the home they also used as a Buddhist Education Center of America Inc. -- will try to lease land from the City of Virginia Beach for a new home, The (Norfolk, Va.) Virginian-Pilot reported Sunday.