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Burma VJ: Reporting from a Closed Country

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Recent Burmese democracy demonstrations led by Buddhist monks were reported around the world by citizen journalists who were able to circumvent their repressive government’s banning of foreign media during the troubles. This documentary follows one such young Burmese reporter who risked all  to get the message out. The film, which has won numerous awards in... Read more »

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Unmistaken Child

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There’s a new documentary movie out, about a Tibetan geshe’s search for the reincarnation of his deceased teacher. It’s called “Unmistaken Child,” and was produced by an Israeli film crew over a period of six years in India and Tibet. The movie was well received at the 2008 Toronto International Film Festival and has just... Read more »

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Sumeru joins Buddhist webring

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Find us on the Buddhist Blog webring… Powered by WebRing. This site is a member of WebRing. To browse visit Here.

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Sumeru grows again

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We are pleased to announce our expansion with three new domains: www.sumeru.ca www.sumeru-press.com www.sumeru-press.ca The sites are currently under construction and will manifest shortly. OM SVABHAVA-SHUDDHAH SARVADHARMAH SVABHAVA-SHUDDHO HAM

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Toronto Maha Vihara burns

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Arsonists broke into the Toronto Maha Vihara Sri Lankan Buddhist Temple early in the morning of May 16 and set fire to the wooden structure, which was recently constructed with donations from the community. This follows similar attacks in recent weeks on Sri Lankan Buddhist Temples in Paris and London. Damage was said to be... Read more »

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