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  1. Universal change at Buddhist College

    Posted Jun 29th 2012, 12:00am

    ... Andrea Zavadszky Lecturers and assistant lecturers are being sought by Hong Kong Buddhist College to help see the school through an interesting but challenging period that will take ... Buddhist College. 'Starting from September 2014, we will be offering two higher-education degree programmes- a BA in business administration and a BA in Chinese. We are building up the whole ...

  2. Buddhist course offers a way to find meaning of life

    Posted Nov 21st 2009, 12:00am by Wong Yat-Hei

    ... to this philosophy for answers about the nature of the world, solutions to health issues, or guidance on how to live their lives. The University of Hong Kong's (HKU) Centre of Buddhist Studies is offering a master of Buddhist studies to teach the philosophy in a comprehensive and scientific way. Sik Hin Hung, assistant professor of the centre, said the programme drew interest from a wide ...

  3. Really old school

    Posted Aug 14th 2007, 12:00am

    ... is to be revived. With support from China, Japan and Singapore, the ancient seat of learning will be rebuilt from scratch just 16km from the ruins of the old centre. Founded by Buddhist monks, ... and boasted a nine-storey library. Its curriculum focused on Buddhist studies, but fine arts, medicine, mathematics, astronomy, politics and military science were also taught. But in 1197 it was razed ...

  4. Polytechnic University's pride and gory

    Posted Sep 08th 2007, 12:00am by Will Clem

    ... a 121-volume set of Buddist works in a gift from the Pure Land Learning College Association and the Hong Kong Buddhist Education Foundation. Pure Land has donated 6,000 sets of the Qianlong Great Buddhist Canon worldwide. Association vice-president Dr Zhong Maosen said: 'We hope to be able to have a cultural presence worldwide so that everyone will be able to have access to Buddhist ...

  5. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 21, 2013

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... and Macau. Even on the mainland and in Japan, it does not exist. The holiday is not even recognised in Thailand where the vast majority of the population is Buddhist. Abel Ng Yat-tung, Kwun Tong ...

  6. Comment - Letters

    Letters to the Editor, May 27, 2013

    Posted May 27th 2013, 12:00am by LETTERS

    ... the Colloquium of the Leaders of the Six Religions in Hong Kong. It includes the Hong Kong Taoist Association, the Hong Kong Buddhist Association, the Catholic Diocese of Hong Kong, the Confucian ...

  7. News - Hong Kong - EDUCATION

    Fanling school shows that e-learning involves a lot more than just e-books

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com HK officials 'lack vision' for shift to e-learning The moment you enter the Buddhist Po Kwong School in Fanling, things look different. Laminated A4-sized flash cards are posted on chairs, bins and doors, and dot playground and hallways. Each card has a QR (Quick Response) code, square barcodes that hold all sorts of data. When students scan ...

  8. News - Asia - SOUTH KOREA

    South Korean students helped through most important day

    Posted Nov 09th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Seoul

    ... outside the test centres or went to pray for their childrens' success in Buddhist temples and churches. ...

  9. Flower power

    Posted Sep 22nd 2007, 12:00am by Steve Cray

    ... Steve Cray Chinese International School pupils create a rose mandala to celebrate International Day of Peace yesterday. The mandala, a circular symbol of the universe in Hindu and Buddhist mythology, was the school's way of telling pupils they could 'make a difference'. Head of the primary school Tonya Porter told students: 'All of us can make a peaceful school and, ...

  10. Learning through festive customs

    Posted Feb 17th 2005, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Christine Yam graduated from the University of Hong Kong last summer. She is now teaching English at a secondary school in Kowloon. If you would like to chat with her she can be reached at ICQ: 238968387 Kung Hei Fat Choi and may all your wishes come true ...




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