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Birmingham Museum's new Buddhist display

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Wed, 27 Jan, 2016 - 09:41

Birmingham Museum's new Buddhist display

Posted by Munisha to Triratna News on Wed, 27 Jan, 2016 - 09:41

Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery (BMAG), UK, launches its new Faith in Birmingham Gallery with a VIP event on 4th February. 

The centrepiece will be the museum’s longstanding star, the Sultanganj Buddha, discovered by workers building a railway in India in 1862, but as Samacitta found, the museum’s collection features one or two more Buddhist surprises. She’s Chair of Triratna’s Birmingham Buddhist Centre. 

“For the past year BMAG’s development of this...