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.

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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.

Metta,
Retro. :)
“Delighting in existence O monks, are gods and men; they are attached to existence. they revel in existence. When the Dhamma for the cessation of existence is being preached to them, their minds do not leap towards it, do not get pleased with it, do not get settled in it, do not find confidence in it. That is how, monks, some lag behind … (It. p 43)”

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