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The Venerable Ashin Nyanissara comes to Kalmykia

Ashin Nyanissara Visit to Kalmykia

On Sunday, the 12th of June, the visit of the delegation of Buddhist monks (Myanmar) to Elista will be held.

The delegation is leaded by the head of the Sitagu International Buddhist Academy and well known internationally for his Dhamma teachings in English Read the rest of this entry »

Religion

In the multinational Kalmyk Republic one can meet followers of all world religious teachings. Buddhists and Orthodox Christians are a majority. There is a Catholic Chapel in Elista, and in Prikumsky settlement of the Chernozemelsky region there is a Moslem Mosque.
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