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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

    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 ...

  3. 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 ...

  4. 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 ...

  5. 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 ...

  6. 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 ...

  7. 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, ...

  8. 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, ...

  9. Magazines - 48hrs - FILM

    The Inquisition: Tony Jaa, martial arts actor

    Posted Jul 02nd 2014, 11:14pm by EDMUND LEE

    ... more but, if I do, someone's going to kill me. You became a Buddhist monk in 2010, only returning to the screen last year with Tom Yum Goong 2. What happened there? I've been a monk ...

  10. Magazines - Post Magazine - TRAVEL

    Walking on water: island hopping the Seto Inland Sea

    Posted Jul 05th 2014, 11:24pm by STEVE POWELL

    ... amount of art and culture to enjoy. The Kosanji Temple, on Ikuchijima Island, was built in 1936 by Buddhist priest Koso Kosanji in memory of his mother. The surrounding wonderland of pagodas ...




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