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    China news round-up: Official apologizes for providing wrong data, Beijing land sales surge

    Posted Apr 12th 2013, 06:47am by Patrick Boehler

    ...   Myanmar The Irrawaddy Farmers say they did not receive compensation for land taken for the construction of two Chinese pipelines. Narinjara News Agency A rare protest is allowed by the Rakhine ...

  2. News - China - Beijing

    Centuries old Beijing temples converted to high-end 'dining clubs'

    Posted Jan 29th 2013, 04:03pm by Ernest Kao

    ... the 1950s before being transferred to the Beijing Buddhist Association for management in the 1980s. For various reasons, the companies refused to move and the association was eventually forced ...

  3. Lifestyle - Arts & Culture - TASTEMAKER

    Dream work: the Buddha Machine

    Posted May 05th 2013, 12:00am by Doretta Lau

    ... Doretta Lau A basic Buddhist sutra chant box became the bestselling vehicle for Beijing duo FM3's music, writes Doretta Lau Dream work On a sunny spring afternoon, Christiaan Virant ... We're only now coming out of that weirdness and trying to do more mainstream stuff." The Buddha Machine was inspired by Buddhist sutra chant boxes. "Zhang and I knew about this machine ...

  4. Beijing's Tibetan protege comes of age in HK

    Posted Apr 27th 2012, 12:00am

    ... outside the mainland to an international audience at the World Buddhist Forum. The 22-year-old Panchen Lama- the second-highest Tibetan spiritual authority- made a well-prepared but cautious ... a flicker of nervousness. After bowing to a 2,500-year-old holy relic said to be part of the skull of the Buddha, he read a prepared speech. Buddhist teaching is 'sweet dew that ends human ...

  5. Creative Cities Collection: 500 Chinese and International Artists

    Posted Jul 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... is a bit more Impressionistic or abstract,' Lam says. This time, the journey is reversed, from the Great Wall to the Big Ben in London. There's also the Buddhist lotus, the Christian ...

  6. Tibet policy needs rethink by Beijing

    Posted Jul 23rd 2011, 12:00am

    ... but respecting religion, culture and customs. The party has done a poor job of this through policies that have decimated monasteries, traditions and the Buddhist clergy. Its way of governing is at odds with Tibetan culture, which is grounded in the Buddhist religion and a theocratic political system. The more materialistic values of Han Chinese immigrants do not sit easily with traditional beliefs. ...

  7. Historic chapter

    Posted Sep 14th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Vivian Wu Fayuan Temple is one of Beijing's oldest It was built in the early Tang dynasty (618-907) Built in a simple but graceful architectural style, with light-grey tiles and deep-red walls Contains features from Ming and Qing dynasties, during which the temple was renovated several times Temple hosts Buddhist Academy of China in one of its yards It has become more ...

  8. Biased texts got HK$72m funding

    Posted Jul 11th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and Buddhist associations. ...

  9. We still don't know who to vote for

    Posted Mar 16th 2012, 12:00am

    ... and leave making the call on which candidate to vote for until the last minute. Forty out of 60 members from the religious subsector- which includes Muslim, Taoist, Confucian and Buddhist seats, ...

  10. Chen Man

    Posted Apr 08th 2012, 12:00am

    ... fashion photography and my exhibition work goes back to the third stage of my career. It's about using traditional Chinese philosophy and Taoist and Buddhist concepts to explore visual ideas in a modern way. I'm not Buddhist but some of the concepts appeal to me. ...




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