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Contest Miss Student of Kalmykia 2011

Contest ‘Miss Student of Kalmykia’ [ Ru ]

In the city of Elista has passed annual contest of the mind, talent and beauty ‘Miss Student of Kalmykia 2011’, in which girls from higher educational institutions of the Republic of Kalmykia competed for the title of best student.

The winning student Dayana Tamadaeva.
“Miss Virtual Award” – Maria Kekeeva;
“Miss Grace” – Olga Boychenko; Read the rest of this entry »

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Kalmyk New Year – Celebration Zul holiday program

Central khurul Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni Kalmykian New Year – Zul. Celebration period: 1-15 of December.

Kalmykian New Year celebrates as one the most important events in the Buddhist history – achieving Parinirvana by the founder of the Gelug school Lama Zonkava. Kalmyks treat this person in a special way.

Supreme Lamas often say, that Kalmyks have a strong inseparable connection with Lama Zonkava, which lasts from the beginning of time. Lama Zonkava is Read the rest of this entry »

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Supreme Lama of Kalmykia Telo Tulku Rinpoche, is involved in the Global Buddhist Congress

Supreme Lama of Kalmykia Telo Tulku Rinpoche Supreme Lama of Kalmykia Telo Tulku Rinpoche, is involved in the Global Buddhist Congress. These days in New Delhi is a major event, called the Global Buddhist Congress, said the publication Hindustan Times.

The Congress brought together Buddhists from around the world, from different countries, continents and different schools. The purpose of the congress – the creation of “International Buddhist Confederation”. Also at the conference will discuss the following questions: “Preservation and development of Buddhism”, “Life and development: Buddhism in a rapidly changing world”, “Collective wisdom: where delegates will share their conditions, opportunities and threats faced by practitioners of the Dharma throughout the world”, “Ecology and Buddhism”, ” Politics and Society: The interaction with the world of Buddhism”, “Conflict and Violence: A Buddhist”, ” Science and Technology Buddhist point of view” and many others. Read the rest of this entry »

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In December, His Holiness will visit Prague

Dalai lama Buddhism in Europe. December 11 in the Czech capital will come Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama.

This was the employee of the agency Mediafax the NGO Forum 2000 Philip Shebeko.

The Prague Congress Centre of the Dalai Lama will give a lecture on “The search for happiness in an uncertain world» (Hledání štěstí v nejistém světě), as well as take part in a roundtable organized by the Faculty of Philosophy at Charles University and on the problems of democracy and human rights in South East Asian countries. Read the rest of this entry »

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“Buddhism in Russia” exhibition has opened in Bhutan

“Buddhism in Russia” exhibition in Bhutan. A “Buddhism in Russia” exhibition has opened in Bhutan.

This is the first time such an exhibition has been organized in the Himalayan kingdom. Its aim is to promote and strengthen bilateral humanitarian and cultural relations.

On display are 19th and 20th -century photographs depicting Buddhist monasteries in Kalmykia, Buryatia and Tyva and 3d images of Buddhist relics that were presented to the Russian Czar Nicholas II. Read the rest of this entry »

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The life of the nomads in Kalmykia

The life of the nomads in Kalmykia [ De | Ru | Fr | Es | It ]


The life of the nomads in Kalmykia
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Alexei Orlov signed an agreement on cooperation in the exploration of oil and gas potential of Kalmykia with oilfield services company Schlumberger

Head of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov Oil News KalmykiaNews Kalmykia. Today a meeting of the Head of the Republic of Kalmykia with Alexey Orlov vice-president of oilfield services company “Schlumberger” Denis Petrakov, reports KalmykiaNews source in the Government of the Republic of Kalmykia.

During the meeting the President of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation in the exploration of oil and gas potential of the Republic of Kalmykia and oilfield services company “Schlumberger” in the person of Vice-President Denis Petrakov.

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Kalmykia and MJ Kaveh Group agreed to work together

House of the Government Last days in the Republic of Kalmykia, a delegation from Iran consisting of: Mr. Mohammad Sadegh Kaveh, CEO of MJ Kaveh Group, and Mr. Karimi Hadi, director of production company.

During the visit, Iranian businessmen met with leaders of relevant ministries and departments, visited the Lagansky area, where they visited and inspected the railway station and a site for construction of a refinery, as well as the construction site of the port.

In Elista, the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the Republic of Kalmykia and by MJ Kaveh Group. Signatures to put the memorandum First Deputy Prime Minister Vyacheslav Ilyumzhinov of Kalmykia and CEO Mr. Mohammed Sadegh Kaveh. Read the rest of this entry »

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The relics of the Buddha brought to Kalmykia

The relics of the Buddha have miraculous powers, if a person falls happy to see the shrine, the next three of his life will be happy.



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20 famished camels stuck on Romania-Moldova border

Twenty camels bound from southeast Russia to a circus in Bulgaria were stuck and became starved and dehydrated on the border between Moldova and Romania earlier this week, a popular Russian daily said.

Komsomolskaya Pravda said the animals, who can theoretically last a month without food and two weeks without liquid, passed the Russian, Ukrainian, and Moldovan customs without a hitch and then problems began in Romania’s Albita.

“We paid for the completion of the documents but they did not let us bring the camels into the country, they even banned us from giving them food and water!”, – said Lachezar Stefanov of the Bulgarian circus agency. Read the rest of this entry »

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Europe’s only Buddhist land

Video about Kalmykia. Europe’s only Buddhist land.



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The Ambassador and the monks of Sri Lanka visited the main Buddhist temple in Kalmykia

Central khurul Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni The Ambassador and the monks of Sri Lanka visited the main Buddhist temple in Kalmykia.

Today, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in the Russian Federation Mr. Udayanga Weeratunga, monks, FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Deputy of State Duma of the Marina Mukabenova visited central temple of KalmykiaGolden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni“. Read the rest of this entry »

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The Beauty of Kalmykia Dalma Natyrova present Kalmykia at the contest “Beauty of Russia” in Moscow

Beauty of Kalmykia

Beauty of Kalmykia KSU student Dalma Natyrova Kalmykia will be at the contest “Beauty of Russia” to be held in Moscow on November 30, 2011.

Recall eighteen Dalma Natyrova won the regional round of the beauty contest “Beauty of Kalmykia”, held in the spring of 2011 in Elista. University student Kalmyk Dalma Natyrova in childhood engaged in artistic gymnastics, finished music school, violin class, and worked as a model in the Theater costume and plastic Republic of Kalmykia. Read the rest of this entry »

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The relics of Buddha Sakyamuni will come to Kalmykia

Golden Abode of Buddha Shakyamuni November 18 in Elista, come holy relics from Sri Lanka. This spring, during a visit to Sri Lanka, the FIDE President Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, he met with President of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Mr. Mahinda Rajapaksa.

During a friendly conversation the sides exchanged views on the development of economic and cultural ties, the implementation of bilateral exchanges, including through Buddhist organizations.

Also, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov in the temple of Sri Sambodhi Varayya took part in the celebration of Vesak Buddhist ceremony Kalapayya. At the ceremony, he awarded the honorary Buddhist title of “Mahanayake” for his services in the spread of Buddhism throughout the world. Read the rest of this entry »

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Buddhist Revival in Kalmykia

Kalmykia By Anna Nemtsova, Special to RussiaNow. November 8, 2011

One third of the population of Kalmykia was deported during Stalin’s terror. As the region struggles, it returns to its roots for answers.

The first Ceremony of Light offering to Buddha was held last month in Elista, the capital of Kalmykia.
“Let all our wishes come true! Let all living creatures be free of suffering, of danger, of diseases and sadness! Let peace and happiness govern on Earth!” Read the rest of this entry »

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