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China’s stressed-out tech workers find peace, quiet and Buddhism with modern characteristics at Longquan Monastery

ongquan Monastery, a Buddhist retreat near Beijing's top universities and the city's technology hubs, draws in highly skilled workers who are looking for a respite from the materialism and demands of modern life. Their stay comes with iPads and a philosophical robot.
11 months ago
Amedeo Tumolillo
By Amedeo Tumolillo
Amedeo Tumolillo is an editorial consultant with SupChina and award-winning multimedia journalist. He previously worked at The New York Times and Spectrum. Follow him on Twitter at @hellotumo.
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