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Baton Rouge Buddhist temple to celebrate anniversary

by Kyle Peveto, The Advocate, May 17, 2015

Baton Rouge, Louisiana (USA) -- Covered in the immense shade of live oak trees, the grounds of Baton Rouge’s Tam Bao Temple exude peacefulness.

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Temple puts down Buddhist roots in Charlotte

By Tricia Couture, The Charlotte Observer, Dec. 5, 2014

Charlotte, North Carolina (USA) -- Many Charlotteans have noticed the bright colors of the Charlotte True Buddhist Temple as they drive past it on Monroe Road but have never stopped to take a look inside.

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Local Buddhist community builds shrine in Pineville yard

by Melinda Martinez, The Town Talk, October 17, 2014

Pineville, Louisiana (USA) -- If giving a small piece of his front yard can bring peace, understanding and tranquility to the world, then it is a small price to pay for Eddy Lashney.

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Buddhism in the Bible Belt

By Brigid Elsken Galloway, Birmingham magazine, Oct 3, 2014

A growing interest in mindfulness and meditation lead many to seek these spiritual practices

Birmingham, Alabama (USA) -- More than 488 million people world-wide practice Buddhism. In Birmingham practitioners make up only about six in 1,000, but many more people may find themselves wondering about this Eastern practice as the Dalai Lama heads to Birmingham Oct. 26. They're in luck; you don't have to become a Buddhist to benefit from the ancient teachings, says Tenzin Deshek.

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Zen and the Alexandria Open Meditation Group

The Buddhist Channel, Aug 28, 2014

Alexandria, Louisiana (USA) -- The Alexandria Open Meditation Group was created in the spring of 2014 to offer the essence of Zen Buddhism to the Alexandria community without Asian rituals and hierarchies traditionally associated with Zen. The group meets at the Yoga Practice Studio, 1205 Texas Ave, Alexandria, Louisiana on Wednesday evenings at 5:15.

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