Some articles on manila:
... islands of Cebu and Bacolod, they received requests from lay followers in Manila ... Buddhas (namely Sakyamuni, Amitabha, and Bhaisajyaguru) to the famous Ongpin Street, in Manila’s Chinatown ... beginning, Venerable Yung Guang founded the small Manila Buddhist Center in a premises offered by lay devotees ...
Famous quotes containing the words hall and/or lecture:
“A cell for prayer, a hall for joy,
They treated nature as they would.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)
“I could lecture on dry oak leaves; I could, but who would hear me? If I were to try it on any large audience, I fear it would be no gain to them, and a positive loss to me. I should have behaved rudely toward my rustling friends.”
—Henry David Thoreau (18171862)