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Vasudhārā, whose name means stream of gems in Sanskrit, is the six-armed Buddhist Bodhisattva of Wealth, Prosperity, and Abundance. She is popular in many Buddhist countries and is a subject in Buddhist legends and art.

Vasudhārā, whose name means stream of gems in Sanskrit, is the six-armed Buddhist Bodhisattva of Wealth, Prosperity, and Abundance. She is popular in many Buddhist countries and is a subject in Buddhist legends and art.

South-East Asia in 4 weeks 4 weeks will give you more time to work with, but it's realistically still too tight for hitting up all of mainland South-East Asia. My suggestion is to focus on the two countries that appeal to you most.  Some people will hate me for saying this, but Laos should probably be the first to drop from your list. Don't get me wrong: Laos is a wonderful back-in-time kind of place. I loved the Buddhist calm of Luang Prabang, there's a lot of beautiful nature all around…

South-East Asia in 4 weeks 4 weeks will give you more time to work with, but it's realistically still too tight for hitting up all of mainland South-East Asia.

Classic Sri Lanka

Explore all the colorful Colombo, colonial relics, an elephant orphanage, flower gardens, tea plantations and much more with 10 days best of Sri Lanka tour.

The Buddhist shrines of Maiji Shan — Corn Cob Mountain one of the ancient way-stations along the Silk Road.

Here once stood an magnificent tree ! Which is now calledThe Buddhist shrines of Maiji Shan — Corn Cob Mountain one of the ancient way-stations along the Silk Road.

Myanmar Violence Tests Suu Kyis Peace Promise   Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has made peace and reconciliation a priority of her government but violence against Rohingya Muslims who have long faced discrimination in the predominantly Buddhist country is on the rise. Photo: Getty Images

Myanmar Violence Tests Suu Kyis Peace Promise Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has made peace and reconciliation a priority of her government but violence against Rohingya Muslims who have long faced discrimination in the predominantly Buddhist country is on the rise. Photo: Getty Images

I lived there, and I can tell you that  Thailand is a Buddhist country, and they are incredibly tolerant... here are my thoughts about how safe it is.

Is Koh Tao Safe for Backpackers

I lived there, and I can tell you that Thailand is a Buddhist country, and they are incredibly tolerant. here are my thoughts about how safe it is.

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Living in a Buddhist Country

Thailand is Buddhist and it shows: temples, monks, "Buddha Day" and more!

Bhutan High up in the Himalayan Mountains sits the world's newest democracy, whose 30-year-old king has been instrumental in developing the country's parliament, and injecting a democratic voice into Bhutanese affairs. The term "gross national happiness" was coined by the country's former king, who began the Buddhist country's path to modernization. It now straddles both the old world and the new, and has earned the nickname, "the last Shangri-La."

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High up in the Himalayan Mountains sits the world’s newest democracy, whose king has been instrumental in developing the country’s parliament, and injecting a democratic voice into Bhutanese affairs.

Two monks in a prayer ceremony. Bhutan is an intensely Buddhist country, and it’s a great honor to have a monk in the family.See the complete Bhutan itinerary

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Koyoto, Japan. It's always been on my bucket list to go to Japan with my father!

Autumn in Koyoto, Japan Gardens

Via @globalschoolofmissions - Pray for the Buddhist. -Praise the Lord of the Church that a people for his name will be established among every unreached Buddhist nation tribe people and tongue. (Revelation 7:9-10) -Bind the forces of darkness resisting all demonic rulers and spiritual powers who in heavenly places influence Buddhist countries. (Ephesians 6:12-13 Daniel 10:13 20) -Demolish spiritual strongholds and human philosophies or arguments against God which produce barriers of…

Via @globalschoolofmissions - Pray for the Buddhist. -Praise the Lord of the Church that a people for his name will be established among every unreached Buddhist nation tribe people and tongue. (Revelation 7:9-10) -Bind the forces of darkness resisting all demonic rulers and spiritual powers who in heavenly places influence Buddhist countries. (Ephesians 6:12-13 Daniel 10:13 20) -Demolish spiritual strongholds and human philosophies or arguments against God which produce barriers of…

Home to over 40,000 Buddhist temples and a 95% Buddhist population, Thailand is considered the most Buddhist country in the world. This religion has become a deeply ingrained and highly important part of Thailand’s culture, and is apparent in almost all aspects of Thai life. It’s all but impossible to walk down a street in Bangkok …

Bangkok is one of the craziest cities I've ever been to.It's truly a city of contrasts; new and old, beautiful and ugly, virtuous and sinful.

Buddhist Birthday Cake

Buddhist Birthday Cake

"I believe friendship is the most genuinely humane relationship of which we are capable. To be understood and appreciated for oneself is a vital experience in life." ~Daisaku Ikeda ..*

Young Buddhist Monks in Hsinbyume Pagoda, Mandalay, Sagaing, Myanmar/Burma

Thailand in 2 Weeks: The Perfect Itinerary

Thailand in 2 Weeks: The Perfect Itinerary

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Home to over 40,000 Buddhist temples and a 95% Buddhist population, Thailand is considered the most Buddhist country in the world. This religion has become a deeply ingrained and highly important part of Thailand’s culture, and is apparent in almost all aspects of Thai life. It’s all but impossible to walk down a street in Bangkok …

The Temples of Thailand, In Photos - The Wandering Blonde