Champion Trees & Reforestation

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Champion Trees & Reforestation

Postby Nicholas Weeks » Thu Apr 19, 2012 2:08 am

Not an explicitly Buddhist project, but surely a bodhisattva inspired one:

http://www.ancienttreearchive.org/#/en/Home
A bodhisattva does not become weary of evil beings nor does he commit the error of bringing forth thoughts inclined to reject them and cast them aside. Avatamsaka Sutra, ch. 25

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Re: Champion Trees & Reforestation

Postby Nicholas Weeks » Fri Apr 20, 2012 3:43 pm

Here is the story of the angelic influence that saved the Ancient Tree project founder & gave him the outline of how to do the work:

http://www.guideposts.org/print/angels- ... ths-canopy
A bodhisattva does not become weary of evil beings nor does he commit the error of bringing forth thoughts inclined to reject them and cast them aside. Avatamsaka Sutra, ch. 25


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