Buddhism Temple 

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA - NOVEMBER 18:  Parents pray for their children's success at the College Scholastic Ability Test at Chogye Buddhist temple on November 18, 2010 in Seoul, South Korea.  More than 700,000 high school seniors and graduates sit for the examinations at 1,100 test centers across the country. Success in the exam, one of the most rigourous standardized tests in the world, enables students to study at Korea's top universities.  (Photo by Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images)

Buddhism is the third largest religion in Bangladesh with about 0.7% of population adhering to Theravada Buddhism. Over 65% of the Buddhist population is concentrated in the Chittagong Hill Tracts region, where Buddhism the predominant faith of the Chakma, Marma, Tanchangya and other Jumma people, while 35% of the population are from the ancient Bengali Barua community in Chittagong. Buddhist communities are present in different cities of Bangladesh, particularly Chittagong and Dhaka. Continue reading “Buddhism Temple in Bangladesh”

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