Australian Buddhist History - Tasmania



Buddhism in Tasmania

It is five AM on a cold morning in Hobart and, while most of us savour those last few hours in a warm bed, members of the Jin-Gang-Dhyana Buddhist group are gathering for the day's first prayer meeting. This is the beginning of a "24 hour a day" routine d ...

First in Tasmania (Dragon Dance)

First in Tasmania For Tasmania, a dragon dance in the year of the dragon appeared in the first Christmas Pageant of the twenty first century. This dragon dance could well be: The first Buddhist group to participate at a Christmas Pageant in Tasmanian h ...