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  1. Orthodox Christian bishops lead a prayer from the church of St Trinity monastery on the eve of the

    Christian pilgrims pray for miracles at Bulgarian holy site

    Nadia Mironova drove 350 km with her ill eight-year-old son to a small monastery in southern Bulgaria, trusting, like hundreds of other Christian ...
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    Eco-friendly guidelines issued for Qingming Festival

    Also known as Tomb-Sweeping Day, Qingming Festival is a time for Buddhist and Taoist devotees to pay respects to their ancestors.
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    Myanmar monk caught with 4.6m methamphetamine pills

    A Buddhist monk in Myanmar has been caught hiding more than four million methamphetamine pills in his monastery, police said on Monday (Feb 6), ...
  4. A tibetan region in China's Sichuan province

    Despite fears, support for Dalai Lama remains strong in China's Sichuan province

    Support for the Dalai Lama remains strong in the Tibetan regions of China's Sichuan province.
  5. Bangladesh vigilantes

    Hindu lecturer wounded in latest Bangladesh attack

    Ripon Chakrabarti, 50, a mathematics lecturer, cried out as he was attacked at the door of his home in the southern town of Madripur at around ...
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    Former Myanmar president 'becomes a monk': State media

    Myanmar language state newspaper Myanma Alinn said he had entered a monastery in the central town of Pyin Oo Lwin on Monday for a five day stint.