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Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya, is the site of the Bodhi Tree beneath which Buddha attained enlightenment

It started with a single shiver. In the 90 degree temperatures of Bodh Gaya, India, I suddenly felt chilled. I pulled my sweatshirt jacket close and snuggled into it. A few...

In Hua Hin, Thailand, a crew of world renowned ice sculptors carve what they claim is the tallest statue of Buddha ever made in ice, during the celebration of the King's 88th birthday

I arrived in Hua Hin, Thailand, this past December just in time to celebrate the 88th birthday of King Bhumibol Adulyadej. The King, who is also known as Rama IX, is...

Traditional Ayutthaya-style Chedi at Wat Prayoon resembles an upside down bell

According to the Office of National Buddhism there are 40,717 Wats (Buddhist temples) in Thailand of which 33,902 are in current use. Almost every one of them includes a Chedi (also...