Theravada goes to China

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Theravada goes to China

Post by plwk » Tue Aug 14, 2012 4:20 pm

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First, Wat Hame Assavaram is a temple within a temple.
It occupies a space inside the Baima Si Temple, which in English has the catchy name White Horse Temple.
Wat Hame Assavaram also adheres to the conservative Theravada sect of Buddhism while Bai Si Temple _ the first Buddhist temple in China _ observes the new-school Mahayana tradition.


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