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Lao interpreters needed in Vancouver area

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We just received this from Sandy Thind at the Word Exchange in Vancouver… We need Lao interpreters. Can you help ASAP. Tel. 604 720 4514 Fax. 604 590 8117 Email: sandy@wordexchange.ca

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UBC Buddhist Conference Aug 10-12

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The sixth annual Tung Lin Kok Yuen UBC Buddhist Conference will take place this year between August 10-12. Here is information about the event, schedule, workshops, etc. Buddhism in the Global Eye — Aug 10–12 at the University of British Columbia

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Ling Yen Mountain Temple expansion approved

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After a protracted dispute with the Richmond, BC, neighbourhood over its ambitious expansion plans, Ling Yen Mountain Temple has received city approval for a scaled back plan. Here’s the story from CBC Vancouver: http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/british-columbia/richmond-temple-expansion-moving-forward-1.3644540 For some context, here’s a story from the Richmond News in 2014: http://www.richmond-news.com/councillor-buddhists-didn-t-act-in-a-christian-way-1.982170 Here’s a 10-minute video tour of the temple:

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BC Vesak

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Here’s the poster for the BC Vesak celebration happening in Vancouver next May 29th. Visit www.BCbuddhistfestival.com or their Facebook page (BC Buddhist Festival) for more information.

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Garchen Rinpoche, Vancouver

Buddhism Buddhism in Canada Events Vajrayana Vancouver Visiting Teachers

Garchen Rinpoche Teaching and Empowerments, July 17 – 19 The Garchen Dharma Society cordially invites all Dharma Friends to attend our 2015 event held at: Salon C, Radisson Hotel Vancouver Airport, 8181 Cambie Road, Richmond, British Columbia V6X 3X9 Teachings on “ The Aspiration of Samantabhadra” From the Northern Treasures’ Mind of Penetrating Openness Friday... Read more »

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