Posts Tagged ‘Kalmykia’
Wikipedia about Telo Tulku Rinpoche
Erdne Ombadykow (born October 27, 1972 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania), also known as Telo Tulku Rinpoche, is the Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader of the Kalmyk people. He received his formal training as a Buddhist monk in India and was recognized by the Dalai Lama as the current reincarnation of the Buddhist Mahasiddha Tilopa. Since 1992, he has served as the spiritual head of the Buddhists in Kalmykia. He divides his time between Kalmykia and his family in Erie, Colorado. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Buddhism, Colorado, Dalai lama, Drepung Gomang Monastery, Elista, Erdne Ombadykow, Erie, India, Kalmykia, New York, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, reincarnation, Telo Tulku Rinpoche, Tilopa, USA
Mandala of Yamantaka [ Es ]
Kalmykia: The monks of Drepung Gomang arrived in Kalmykia at the invitation of the Telo Tulku Rinpoche, today in central khurul Kalmykia started construction of a mandala of Yamantaka.
Distinguished guests warmly greeted by the receptionist of central temple venerable gene Lodoe and lay people who came to the prayer service and Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Buddhist monks, Buddhist ritual, Drepung Gomang Monastery, Elista, Geshe Lharampa Jinpa, Kalmykia, mandala, Telo Tulku Rinpoche, Yamantaki
September 21 in Elista will be held the annual carnival, reported Tourist Information Centre of Kalmykia.
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Championship of Elista!
September 19, 2013, in Elista will be held Championship of the karaoke, as reported by The tourist center of Kalmykia.
Special guests: Dzhirgal Davaev and Natalia Grishkina!
Welcome to the Championship of the karaoke! Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Championship of Elista, Dzhirgal Davaeva, Elista, Kalmykia, karaoke, Natalia Grishkina, restaurant Pharaon, restaurants, Tourist Information Centre
[ Ru | Es ] Head of the Republic of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov signed a decree number 169, according to which in the schools, vocational schools and colleges will be teaching basic knowledge in the field of defense and training in the fundamentals of military service.
Military Commissariat was instructed Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexey Orlov, Elista, girls, girls Kalmykia, Kalmykia, military service, school
Aleksey Orlov (web-site on russian language)
Aleksey Maratovich Orlov is a Kalmyk politician who is the current Head of the Republic of Kalmykia which is part of the Russian Federation.
Aleksey Orlov was born on the 9th of October 1961 in Elista, the capital of the Republic of Kalmykia. He is ethnic Kalmyk. In 1984 graduated the Moscow State Institute of International Relations of the MFA of the USSR.
1984 – 1985 he worked as chief inspector of the association, chief inspector of the agency for export of agrarian products “Selkhozprodexport”, Moscow. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexey Orlov, Dmitry Medvedev, early career, Elista, Kalmykia, Kirsan Ilyumzhinov, Moscow, Moscow State Institute of International Relations, People’s Khural, political career, Russia president, United Russia
Head of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov visited the building of meat processing and packing factory ‘Beef Art’
[ Ru ] Head of Kalmykia Alexey Orlov visited the building of meat processing and packing factory ‘Beef Art’.
Today, 2 September, Alexey Orlov had working visit to the the building of meat processing and packing factory ‘Beef Art’ in Ketchenerovsky district. As was noted in the work meeting Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Alexey Orlov, Kalmykia, Ketchenerovsky district, Ketchenery
Retreat with Barry Kerzin [ Ru ]
The two-day nonstrict retreat ‘The mental and physical health through meditation’ will be held in Elista from 7 to 8 September.
In the opinion of Barry Kerzin Buddhism can be viewed from three positions. In the first place as the science of the functioning of the mind.
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KalmykiaNews: On Saturday, September 7, 2013, on the runway at a military airfield near the city of Elista, will be held Championship on drag racing of Republic of Kalmykia, reported by the Tourist Information Centre of Kalmykia.
Drag racing is a competition in which specially prepared automobiles or motorcycles compete, usually two at a time, to be first to cross a set finish line. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: automobile, Championship of Kalmykia, drag racing, Elista, Kalmykia, military airfield
The Kalmyk Khanate was a nomadic power on the Eurasian steppe. It covered the area called Kalmykia and the surrounding areas stretching from Stavropol to Astrakhan.
For over a hundred years the Kalmyk alternately raided the southern borderlands of Russia but also protected southern borders of Russia and engaging in many military expeditions against the Muslim tribes of Central Asia, the North Caucasus and Crimea. Read the rest of this entry »Tags: Astrakhan, Crimean Tatars, Eurasian steppe, history, Kalmyk history, Kalmyk Khanate, Kalmykia, nomads, Nothern Caucasus, Ottoman Empire, Russian empire, Stavropol