Buddhism

World Tibet Day Celebrated

July 6, 1998

Source: Press Journal

World Tibet Day, founded by Ma Jaya Bhagavati, the spiritual leader of Kashi Ashram, was celebrated in religious services across the world, and at Central Park in New York City. The effort is part of an Interfaith Call for Freedom of Worship in Tibet and Universal Religious Freedom. The intention is to raise awareness of human rights abuses and religious freedom abuses in Tibet, and to eventually convince the Chinese to respect the Tibetan people, the Tibetan religion, and the Dalai Lama.

Quincy's History Takes New Turn With Asian Immigration

March 8, 1998

Source: The Boston Globe

On March 8, 1998 The Boston Globe reported, "To measure this city's ethnic transformation, the Francis W. Parker elementary school in North Quincy is a good place to start. For generations, the students who filled the Parker's classrooms reflected the overwhelmingly white neighborhood around it. But Quincy has become a different city. An Asian migration that began as a trickle in the late 1970s picked up speed in the '80s and continues to gain momentum through the '90s has dramatically changed the look of the city. At the Parker...

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Japanese Tea Ceremony

March 1, 1998

Source: Orange County Register

On March 1, 1998, the Orange County Register ran an article entitled "The Way of Tea: An Ancient Japanese Ceremony Becomes a Modern Refuge for Seekers of Tranquillity."

Alaska Buddhist Society

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 6 August 2002.

Contact Information

Address: 12810 Mission Circle, Anchorage, AK 99501

Tara Mandala

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 1 October 2001.

Phone: 970-264-6177
Email: taramandala@frontier.com
Website: http://www.taramandala.com
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Barrington Zen Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 22 July 2003.

Phone: 603-664-7654

Vajrayana Foundation Hawaii

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 April 1997.

Phone: 808-939-9889

Buffalo Mountain Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 24 September 2001.

Phone: 303-697-0263

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