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  1. Magazines - Post Magazine

    No place like home

    Posted Dec 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Rakhine State. In June, ethnic clashes between Buddhists and the Muslim Rohingya erupted in Rakhine, unleashing a tide of destruction and displacement primarily in and around Sittwe. During ... Persecuted and pushed out, the Rohingyas of Myanmar's Sittwe city have lost everything in the latest waves of violence to sweep Rakhine State. Words and pictures by Greg Constantine ...

  2. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Destination: Shaxi, Yunnan

    Posted Aug 30th 2014, 11:31pm by CHRIS BARCLAY

    ... is Thai and a Buddhist, recognised a statue of Songzi Guanyin, the Goddess of Compassion Who Brings Children. Incense was scattered on the altar so Nam lit some and silently prayed while I tried ... work and built furnishings from reclaimed wood. The next phase will include the addition of stables for horses, to provide trekking to the Shibaoshan Buddhist grottoes in the nearby mountains, ...

  3. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Meat-free in Hong Kong: City's best vegetarian and raw-food restaurants revealed

    Posted Aug 27th 2014, 10:54pm by Bernice Chan, Charley Lanyon, VANESSA YUNG AND ALAN YU

    ... folded into a small triangle. Alan Yu 1/F, 20 Luard Road, Wan Chai, tel: 8108 1070   Green Veggie Chinese cuisine has a long history of vegetarian cooking. The tradition originated in Buddhist ... 701, 7/F New Town Plaza Phase 1, 18 Sha Tin Centre Street, Sha Tin, tel: 2362 1911 Life Cafe 10 Shelley Street, SoHo, Central, tel: 2810 9777 Miu Fat Buddhist Monastery 18 Castle Peak Road, Lam ...

  4. Magazines - Post Magazine

    A life sentence: Cambodia's acid-attack victims face an agonising future

    Posted Aug 16th 2014, 11:32pm by Tibor Krausz

    ... a motorbike taxi driver who lives in a village in Kandal. He's referring to the Buddhist concept of causality, which attributes suffering and misfortune in this life to presumed misdeeds in past ...

  5. Magazines - Post Magazine - SUNDAY MORNING

    Reflections: mixed blessing

    Posted May 31st 2014, 11:58pm by Wee Kek Koon

    ... Wee Kek Koon Wee Kek Koon Mixed blessing Last month I attended the annual Uesaku (or Vesak) ceremony in a Buddhist temple in Kurama, a small town north of Kyoto, Japan. I found it interesting that women played such prominent roles in the ritual. They were not members of the Buddhist clergy but Shinto temple maidens, one of whom, a tiny old crone, presided over the part ...

  6. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    I Know A Place: Pierre Perusset, general manager of The Ritz-Carlton Hong Kong

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:10pm by Andrew Sun

    ... for lunch at the restaurants around Stanley Market. We have a fun lunch on one of the many terraces there, followed by a walk to the old Buddhist temple. On the weekends I am not working, I enjoy ...

  7. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    The Inquisition: Taiwanese art-house actor Lee Kang-sheng

    Posted Jul 23rd 2014, 11:10pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... about the length of each sequence. Somehow, you two manage to go even slower with the Walker project [dressed as a Buddhist monk, Lee walks at a snail's pace in a series of experimental ...

  8. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    The high road: the Kingdom of Mustang

    Posted Jul 19th 2014, 10:53pm by DINAH GARDNER

    ... rounded bellies. Despite the temple's small size, it is very important for both Hindus and Buddhists. At the equally tiny Jwalamai Temple (tended by 30 Buddhist nuns), behind ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FOOD & WINE

    Best Kept Secrets: Zen in a teacup

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 10:49pm by Christopher Dewolf

    ... Record, an ancient Zen Buddhist text. The menu includes a selected variety of teas and coffees (try the delicate Crystal Mountain coffee from Cuba). This month sees the arrival of new lunch, ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Hot spots: Dhensa Boutique Resort, Punakha

    Posted Jun 21st 2014, 11:51pm by Simon Parry

    ... Simon Parry Simon Parry Dhensa Boutique Resort, Punakha, Bhutan Sounds exotic and remote … where is Bhutan exactly? Bhutan is a small Buddhist kingdom with a population of just 750,000 ... is something of a logistical challenge. Vegetables are bought locally but the meat is mostly imported. Bhutan's Buddhists prefer to let their animals die of old age rather than slaughter them, ...




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