A book on Buddhist Pilgrimage by Chan Khoon San

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A book on Buddhist Pilgrimage by Chan Khoon San

Postby retrofuturist » Thu Oct 14, 2010 11:14 am

Greetings,

I highly recommend this text...

Buddhist Pilgrimage
by Chan Khoon San
http://www.buddhistelibrary.org/library ... ?aipath=69

... in terms of the information and background it provides into Buddhist Pilgrimages to the Four Holy Places of Pilgrimage, the Four Places of Principal Miracles, and the general information about the significance, history and people associated with pilgrimages in the past.

I found it a nice stop-gap for activity I would really like to do one day.

Metta,
Retro. :)
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One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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Re: A book on Buddhist Pilgrimage by Chan Khoon San

Postby Ytrog » Thu Oct 14, 2010 2:52 pm

Thanks for the link. It seems that the site is from the people behind Buddhanet :)

@retrofuturist: based on your avatar, are you associated with Buddhanet? :anjali:
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Re: A book on Buddhist Pilgrimage by Chan Khoon San

Postby retrofuturist » Thu Oct 14, 2010 11:03 pm

Greetings Ytrog,

Ytrog wrote:@retrofuturist: based on your avatar, are you associated with Buddhanet? :anjali:

No, but I appropriated the animation from someone who had in turn appropriated the same image from Buddhanet before they applied the grey background to it.

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Retro. :)
If you have asked me of the origination of unease, then I shall explain it to you in accordance with my understanding:
Whatever various forms of unease there are in the world, They originate founded in encumbering accumulation. (Pārāyanavagga)


Exalted in mind, just open and clearly aware, the recluse trained in the ways of the sages:
One who is such, calmed and ever mindful, He has no sorrows! -- Udana IV, 7


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