|Golden Buddha, Burma (smep-muc)|
Buddhism began 2,600 years ago when one man had an amazing internal revelation underneath a pipal tree in Bihar, India. Today it is practiced by over [1 billion uncounted Chinese Buddhists in communist China and more than] 350 million people worldwide, with numbers continuing to grow year on year.
|Big Buddha Daibutsu, Japan (cgnss13)|
At Nepal's Boudhanath Stupa, she looks deeper into the concept of the Dharma -- the teaching of Buddha, and at the Temple of the Tooth in Sri Lanka, Hughes explores karma, the universal law that our intentional acts will come to fruition and ripen in the future.