The Loving Kindness Tour, is the Quad Cities leg of the Maitreya Project Heart Shrine Relic Tour. The Maitreya Project aims to bring long-term social and economic benefit to millions of people in northern India and sustained spiritual benefit to the world community. In addition to the Relic Tour, the Project has plans to build two large statues of the Maitreya Buddha to house the Relics following the tour, and the Maitreya project has built schools and hospitals in India. Visit the Maitreya Project Web site for more information.