Tag: buddhism

Adam’s Peak

Adam’s Peak is one of Sri Lanka’s most sacred natural landmarks, and it is believed that the depression near the summit of the mountain is from that of Buddha himself…..

Sri Lanka Festivals

Sri Lanka celebrates some 30 festivals every year, at least two or three festivals per month. They range from religious celebrations to civic holidays, to solstice gatherings. Sri Lankans take….

Kyoto

The ancient capital of Kyoto Japan offers numerous reasons to visit, from historical temples and colorful shrines to the traditional geisha culture. Kyoto is home to over 1,600 historic Buddhist….

Sensoji Temple

Established in 645, the Sensoji Temple is the most famous Buddhist temple in Tokyo. The temple was built to honor the goddess of mercy, Kannon. Legend states that in 628,….