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  • Vesak in Iraq (a bit late) Paid Member

    "A little bit late but thought this was a nice article!" That's how the Buddhist Military Sangha introduces an article about the first US Army Vesak celebration, written by one of their own—Sgt. Michael Carden. Vesak celebrates the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha. It was celebrated this year on May 27. Presiding over the ceremonies was the Army's first Buddhist chaplain, 1st Lt. Thomas Dyer, blogged about here before. More »