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Buffalohair: Kathina Festival, Sadimon Jeyawdi Buddhist Temple, Amarillo Texas 11-25-12
Kathina Festival, Sadimon Jeyawdi Buddhist Temple, Amarillo Texas 11-25-12

The Buddhist Burmese Community of Amarillo Texas is a cultural bastion that adheres to ancient customs and traditions brought from Burma by political exiles and refugees who fled tyranny, torture and death by the hand of the Military Dictatorship. The community thrives within their culture and religion in spite of the fact their beloved homeland is thousands of miles away. And this story is about a thriving community that conquered the issues of assimilation and has excelled in ‘The Yellow Rose of Texas’. more »

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