Modern Buddhist Temple, France

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Modern Buddhist Temple, France

Postby Seishin » Tue May 22, 2012 8:13 pm

http://buddhistchannel.tv/index.php?id=3,10897,0,0,1,0

Any ideas which Buddhist group this temple belongs to? I've tried google and can't find anything.

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Re: Modern Buddhist Temple, France

Postby justsit » Tue May 22, 2012 9:05 pm

"80 per cent of the16-million-euro project was financed by Fo Guang Shan, a Taiwanese monastic order, and the remaining funding came from donors."

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Re: Modern Buddhist Temple, France

Postby Seishin » Tue May 22, 2012 9:12 pm

Ta :smile:
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Re: Modern Buddhist Temple, France

Postby Sönam » Tue May 22, 2012 9:15 pm

It is few kilometers from Disneyland Paris,and it's a part of a gigantic project « esplanade des religions » with two pagodes, synagogue, church and so on

http://www.la-croix.com/Religion/S-informer/Actualite/A-Bussy-Saint-Georges-un-quartier-cultuel-sort-de-terre-_EP_-2012-02-01-764494

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Re: Modern Buddhist Temple, France

Postby Sönam » Tue May 22, 2012 9:21 pm

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By understanding that any and all mental activity is meditation, you are freed from arbitrary divisions between formal sessions and postmeditation activity.
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