Buddhism

Chittamani Buddhist Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 15 July 2011.

Phone: 512-916-4444
Email: info@meditationinaustin.org
Website: http://www.meditationinaustin.org

Activities and Schedule

Members of Chittamani Buddhist Center participate in a variety of Buddhist activities on Sundays from 9:30 A.M to 12:15 P.M, and every weekday between 4:30 P.M. and 9:00 P.M. These activities include group meditation, tea talk and discussion, chanted prayers, and special courses on meditation and the Tibetan...

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Mahadhatujetiyaram Temple

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 2 September 2003.

Phone: 561-965-0435

Dalai Lama Visits New York City

September 1, 2003

Source: The Journal-News (NY)

http://www.thejournalnews.com/newsroom/090103/b0101dalailama.html

On September 1, 2003, The Journal-News ran an article on the Dalai Lama's upcoming visit to New York City, stating that "the Dalai Lama has become one of America's most recognized and revered religious leaders, a figure in saffron robes and flip-flops held in the same kind of esteem as Pope John Paul II and Billy Graham, Gandhi and Martin Luther King Jr. On...

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The Buddha Summit

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 29 August 2003.

Contact Information

Address: Mathis Road, Corydon, IN 47112

Layton, UT Buddhist Temple Celebrates 23rd Anniversary

August 25, 2003

Source: The Salt Lake Tribune

http://www.sltrib.com/2003/Aug/08252003/utah/86785.asp

On August 25, 2003 The Salt Lake Tribune reported on the 23rd anniversary celebration of Wat Dhammagunaram Buddhist Temple in Layton, UT: "During the celebration, marked by many of the monks chanting in Pali, which like Latin is an ancient ecclesiastical language, the monks were presented clothing, a clock representing the time since the temple's founding and small gifts of money...

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Poster Offends Supporters of Dalai Lama

August 23, 2003

Source: Contra Costa Times

http://www.timesoftibet.tibetsearch.com/artman/publish/article_1775.shtml

On August 23, 2003 the Contra Costa Times reported that "salesforce.com landed in hot water with Bay Area supporters of the Dalai Lama after it distributed a poster that seemingly made the spiritual leader a pitch man for the business software company. The poster featured the Dalai Lama sitting with his eyes closed and hands folded in prayer under...

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Interfaith Community to Participate in World Religion Activities

August 21, 2003

Source: Argus

On August 21, 2003 the Argus reported that "some pray to God, others to Allah. Still others worship the Brahman, the Great Spirit or the Great Truth... The names for the 'divine' vary from Christianity to Buddhism and understanding the differences and similarities among world religions can enhance the faith of all religious seekers... That's the philosophy behind a 'World Peace Village' sponsored by the Menlo Park-based Child and Family Institute and Fremont's St. James Episcopal Church today... The community is invited to participate in...

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Dalai Lama Visits New York City

August 20, 2003

Source: The Village Voice

http://www.villagevoice.com/issues/0334/morris.php

On August 20, 2003 the "Mind Body Spirit" section of The Village Voice focused on the Dalai Lama's upcoming visit to New York City and reflections on his previous visit in 1999: "The Dalai Lama's black-and-white likeness used to hang on a downtown building facade, encouraging consumers to 'Think Different.' In the recent American past, Buddhism, manifesting its signature go-with-the-flow...

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