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‘The Buddha of Borneo’ is about to be a hit movie, and we’re all excited about it

A Bornean Buddhist sacred object is set to make its world premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival this fall.The film is called “The Buddha’s Birth” and stars Borneans and international stars in a story set on the island of Bali, Indonesia, during the 12th century.The festival announced the movie in February and plans to […]

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How to recognise Tibetan sacred objects in the game

Football Italian – The first goal scored by Luka Modric was the most beautiful moment of the match for Roma against Genoa.The Croatian striker, who has been the subject of much media interest in recent weeks, took his time to shoot and, when the ball hit the bottom of the net, took a deep breath […]

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Tibet’s sacred objects may be worth as much as $1bn

The head of the world’s largest Buddhist organisation says he believes there are around 200 million Tibetan objects that are sacred.“I am confident that this number is far higher,” said Dalai Lama Lobsang Sangay, in an interview with The Associated Press in his home village of Dharamsala, the capital of India.“These sacred objects are worth […]

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