News for Dec. 06, 2004

Buddhist Bloom

12/06/04, 6:09 pm EST - Xoanon

The 'Lord of the Rings' star took part in a religious ceremony on Saturday at the Soka Gakkai International Buddhist centre in Britain to mark his commitment to the faith. The heartthrob star - who played Legolas in the Oscar-winning movie trilogy - was joined by 60 other devotees for the hour-long service where he was presented with his Gohonzon - a Sanskrit prayer scroll - by religious leader Ricky Baynes, which symbolised his entry into the movement. [More]