Titbits

CIIC staff praised for hard work
Tea-serving show by monks
Ye Xiaowen's book on Forum published
Forum's essays published
Heavy rain stops as Forum begins
250 journalists attend Forum
Postal Stamp & First-day Cover on Buddhism
Painting & Calligraphy Show on Buddhism
Photo Show on Chinese Buddhism
World Buddhist Forum - new practice of the religions in China
500 volunteers of First WBF receives decorum training


The Buddha instructs us to benefit ourselves as well as others and save all living beings from calamities. In its 2500-year history, Buddhism has spread from the East to the West, transcending both national boundaries and different races...
"A harmonious world"
Means people of different countries, different ethnic groups and different religious beliefs make concerted efforts to build a harmonious world with lasting peace and common prosperity.
"Begins in the mind"
Means a purified mind contribute to a purified territory and a peaceful mind contributes to a peaceful world.
Unity and cooperation of Buddhism
Social responsibilities of Buddhism
Peace mission of Buddhism
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Opening Ceremony of the First World Buddhist Forum
agenda
Proposal for hosting W.B.F
Memrabilia of zhe preparation
Proposed by
Yicheng
Benhuan
Hsingyun
Huba Long-
zhuangmeng
Weijue
Shenghui
Jiamuyang Luosangjiumei Tudanqueji-
nima
Jueguang Kokkwong
  Links
The Frist World Buddhist Forum
Putuo Mountain
Shaolin Temple
Tanzhe Temple
Beijing Ling-guang Monastery
Yonghe Palace