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Buddhist group flourishing in China

It focuses on promoting knowledge of traditional culture and values instead of religious or political messages, winning over the Chinese govt and people

Hundreds of nuns and pilgrims taking part in a National Day procession at the Temple of Great Awakening, built by the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist movement in Yixing on Oct 2, 2016.

Yixing, China

FOR most of her life, Shen Ying was disappointed by the world she saw around her. She watched China's economic rise in this small city in the Yangtze River Valley, and she found a foothold in the new middle class, running a convenience store in a strip mall. Yet prosperity...

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