Puzzle Directions
Puzzle Directions  

Hello! My name's Cheyenne and I'm in high school. Recently, my anatomy teacher gave me a puzzle to solve in order to unlock a secret treasure. I know it sounds dumb, but that's what my high school consists of. Anyways, the puzzle talks about the Buddhist calendar and the year 1011. Here's a picture. I hope you can help us solve it. Thanks!
P.S. My teacher gave us hints that include architecture, cryptography, and world music. Pictures of the puzzles are attached.

Hi Cheyenne,

I am sorry I can't help you as this has nothing to do with Buddhism.  

Perhaps just my 2 cents worth of observation.  Your teacher is just adding a bit of exotic mystery by bringing in the term "Buddhist Calender" to further "confuse" you and make the riddle more interesting and complicated.  It is certainly not a Buddhist calender, as there is no such thing as a Buddhist calender.  You need to think outside the box and need not relate your search to Buddhism.

Wish you success in your search.  Take care.

Justin Choo


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All your questions will be answered, and you may not have to agree with the answers. Such is the beauty of Buddhism. I follow the Theravada tradition, and have been studying Buddhism for more than 50 years. As I am not a Buddhist scholar, I answer in simple language, and I prefer answering general questions rather than textual.


I was brought up in the 50's as a Buddhist. For the past 50 years I have read numerous books on Buddhism and listened to numerous talks on Buddhism by well-respected and learned monks and lay teachers. I have conducted Buddhist classes for parents of Sunday School children in a Theravada Buddhist Temple. My teacher was the late Chief Reverend, The Ven. K Sri Dhammananda of The Brickfields Buddhist Mahavihara, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. You can view the relevant website in memory of my revered late teacher @ http://www.ksridhammananda.com and my blog posting at http://blackandwhite999.blogspot.com/2008/08/my-revered-teacher.html

I am a life member of the Buddhist Missionary Society Malaysia.

YOU ARE INVITED TO VISIT MY BLOG @ http://lifeislikethat999.blogspot.com/ Published a book called "The Rainbow And The Treasure". It is a compilation of extracts from various sources to introduce Buddhism to beginners. (Currently out of print)

Bachelor of Commerce And Administration, Victoria University Of Wellington, NZ.(1974)

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