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2014-09-15 16:27:09

NEW YORK, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In one of the holy sites of ancient Buddhism, the names and imagery of the respected Drukpa (or Dragon) Sect have fallen victim to religious oppression, defilement and violations of basic liberties in the Mount Kailash region of Tibet. The sacred Mount Kailash is located in the western part of Tibet called Ngari, known as "the roof of the world." In a report on Heritage Preservation the Live to Love International Foundation (dated September...

2014-09-08 08:25:21

Max Kennedy, Mark Hyman, MD, and Isha's Visionary Founder, Sadhguru to Speak on Cultivating an Inner and Outer Atmosphere for Peace MCMINNVILLE, Tenn., Sept. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On Sept. 27th, Isha Foundation will host the second annual World Peace Day at its classical yoga and meditation retreat set in the breathtaking beauty of Tennessee's Upper Cumberland. Held in honor of the United Nations annual International Day of Peace, World Peace Day serves as a reminder that peace is...

2014-08-31 23:01:31

Bay Area startup develops Festival Guru, new customizable mobile app for promoters of festivals and other major live events. San Ramon, CA (PRWEB) August 31, 2014 An award-winning Bay Area startup in the mobile app development field is making the good times roll with its Festival Gurus custom mobile app. Serial entrepreneur and festival lover Ramon van Meer has teamed up with product developer Mo Sayid and UI designer Anant Gupta to open an agency focused on industry-specific apps....

2014-07-16 23:13:30

For the first time in seven years, one of the most renowned Tibetan Buddhist teachers currently teaching in the West, Her Eminence Jetsün Khandro Rinpoche, brings her teachings to the Chicago area. Heartwood Center for Body Mind Spirit, a holistic health services center in Evanston, hosts the weekend program on August 16–17 in their Skylight Room at 1818 Dempster Street. Evanston, IL (PRWEB) July 16, 2014 For the first time in seven years, one of the most renowned Tibetan Buddhist...

2014-07-01 23:05:23

Real estate guru publishes words from the wise: understanding Gandhi’s guide. Cincinnati, Ohio (PRWEB) July 01, 2014 Ramesh Malhotra’s Spiritual Wisdom: An Evolutionary Insight provides a comprehensive, easy-to-understand investigation of Mahatma Gandhi’s acclaimed “spiritual dictionary,” the Bhagavad Gita, and the physical and spiritual evolutionary trends that dictate life. Malhotra’s guide helps readers achieve peace, tranquility and happiness in their daily lives through...

2014-06-30 16:23:30

'Authentic Leadership' is Focus of Speakeasy Series at Wanderlust-Aspen BOULDER, Colo., June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Naropa University today announced that it will partner with Wanderlust Festival, LLC, to bring global thought leaders to Wanderlust's Aspen-Snowmass Festival to explore themes related to Authentic Leadership. Organized under the umbrella of Wanderlust's Speakeasy Series, Naropa University will host three skill-based sessions on July 6. For more information, please...

2014-06-22 23:03:46

Explore Tibet, a Lhasa-based tour company, is now promoting tailor-made tours to the region. Tibet (PRWEB) June 22, 2014 Explore Tibet, a Lhasa-based tour company, is now promoting tailor-made tours to Tibet. Mount Kailash, is one of the major tourist attractions in Tibet and Himalayas that has both natural and spiritual significance attached to it. Along with Mount Olympus and Mount Fuji, it is one of the most sacred mountains in the world. The holy mountain is revered in several...

2014-05-15 16:25:25

NEW DELHI, May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Department of Post, Ministry of Communication and IT, Government of India today celebrated Buddha Purnima with the release of a commemorative stamp on the Drukpa Buddhists. The Drukpa Lineage, based in the Himalayas, is the most prominent Buddhist lineage in India. The commemorative stamp celebrating the 999 years of Drukpa Lineage was released by Shri SK Sinha, Member (HRD), Department of Post in the august presence of the Gyalwang...

Sherpas Issue List Of Demands After Deadly Avalanche On Mt Everest
2014-04-23 13:54:38

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Less than a week after the single deadliest accident on Mount Everest claimed the lives of at least 13 of their own, dozens of Sherpa guides have packed up and walked out, taking steps to close down the mountain for the season. As the years go on, Mount Everest attracts more and more people who want to get their shot at glory, ascending the world’s highest peak. The Sherpas, who have been there from the beginning to see that...

2014-03-20 12:28:55

NEW DELHI, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Showcasing of Kung Fu Nuns performance and Dragon Dance Drukpa Buddhists showcased the Himalayan Buddhist Tradition, as they celebrated self-empowerment in Delhi's Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts. The day was filled with scintillating dragon dance by the Drukpa nuns, breath-taking demonstration by the Kung Fu Nuns, art and photo-exhibition, and some delectable Himalayan cuisine. The event was organised...


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