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The First Plow

In Ladakh, traditional plowing rituals connect villagers with their heritage and show how Buddhism exists beyond temples and texts.

By Victoria Andrews

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Buddha Buzz Weekly: The Great Awakening Walk

Buddhist groups join together to protest for Black Lives Matter in downtown Los Angeles, Thai worshippers hold ceremony for spirits, and scholars urge the Association of Asian Studies to confront anti-black racism in the field. Tricycle…

By Emily DeMaioNewton and Karen Jensen

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Buddha Buzz Weekly: Looking Forward, Looking Back

India creates a distinct district in Buddhist-majority Ladakh, Dalai Lama inspires a $100M donation for compassion research, and you can now view a 2,000-year-old Buddhist scroll online. Tricycle looks back at the events of this week…

By Karen Jensen and Matthew Abrahams

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