Advertisement
« previous next »
My Taoist Brother  
   

My Taoist Brother

If only we could speak . . .
A Return to the Temple, and a Visit with the Giant Buddha

April 17th 2011
Yesterday I returned to the Taoist temple for a third time. It seems every time I go is more amazing than the last. We, myself and a few of my classmates, arrived just in time to see the monks performing a ceremony that included chanting, bells, and drums. It was really special and quite a treat. We were also greeted by two of the most incredible butterflies I have ever seen. The atmosphere and en ... read more
Asia » China » Sichuan » Leshan

Chinese Flag For centuries China stood as a leading civilization, outpacing the rest of the world in the arts and sciences, but in the 19th and early 20th centuries, the country was beset by civil unrest, major famines, military defeats, and foreign occupation. A... ... read more
Advertisement
Tot: 2.409s; Tpl: 0.037s; cc: 9; qc: 32; dbt: 0.0738s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 3; ; mem: 1.4mb