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Philippine Theravada Buddhist Fellowship – Schedules

The PTBF is a nonprofit lay organization dedicated to the practice & study of Theravada Buddhism. Our sessions are open to the general public. We do not charge any membership fees. We meet : Every Sunday, 4-6 pm Senior Citizens’ … Continue reading

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Happy Vesak Day

Original Article here: Happy Vesak Day Happy Vesak Day!!! Buddha Jayanti or Vesak and its Significance Buddha Jayanti or Vesak is the most important of festivals of the Buddhists all over the world. It is celebrated on the Full Moon Day … Continue reading

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Happy Vesak from the Philippine Theravada Buddhist Fellowship (PTBF)

Author: Hanumon Rivera Original Article here: Happy Vesak from the Philippine Theravada Buddhist Fellowship (PTBF) PTBF is an organization that promotes Theravada Buddhism in the country. We have represented the Philippines in international conferences. We do not seek religous conversion & … Continue reading

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Different known Deities in the Philippines before the Spanish Colonial Era

Credits to Jacob Walse-Domínguez Original article here: https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=10213142990074426&set=p.10213142990074426&type=3&theater and https://www.instagram.com/p/BS7dPselpqE/ 1.) #vajralasya from #butuan, part of a 3-d vajradhātu mandala that centers on vairocana #buddha. 2.) #avalokitesvara amulet/anting-anting from #batangas. 3.) unknown animist goddess found in #mindanao, she wears a … Continue reading

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Happening this March 22, 2015: Public Lectures by Mr. Billy Tan

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Happening this Mar. 12, 2015 – Public Lectures by Mr. Billy Tan

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Early Buddhism in the Philippines

No written record exists about the early Buddhism in the Philippines. The recent archaeological discoveries and the few scant references in the other nations’s historical records can tell, however, about the existence of Buddhism from the 9th century onward in … Continue reading

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