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Welcome to TreasureQuest!
Look through the treasures and answer the questions. You’ll collect jewels and for each level reached, earn certificates.
How far will you go?
You need an adult’s permission to join. Or play the game without joining, but you’ll not be able to save your progress.
The Bodhisattva is an enlightened and compassionate being, who postponed Buddhahood to help save others.
Empress Shôtoku ordered one million pagodas to be carved, with one million prayers to be printed and placed inside.
This is the oldest printed book in Cambridge University Library.
Roberta Booth’s paintings are concerned with the nature of consciousness and with creating an experience of knowing more than we can see.
The book was most probably copied by Buddhist monks, in what today is Bengal, in eastern India. It was commissioned and donated to a major monastery, by a female donor, who is mentioned in the final lines.