October 3, 2019

Ancient Philosophers who attempted to resurrect Buddha’s Dhamma

Professor  N. A.de S. Amaratunga Posted on October 2nd, 2019 As Buddha had seen by experience that life is Anithya, Dukka, Anathma” (impermanent, sorrow, no-self) and as he did not want to believe what he […]
September 30, 2019

Buddhist Sculptures of High Artistic Value Destroyed

58 cliff-carved Buddhist sculptures demolished by chinese government
September 25, 2019

You Already Have What You’re Looking For

We all know what it feels like to be seeking and seeking, and never finding. It’s like drinking saltwater. It feels good for a moment, but leaves us even thirstier than we started.
September 23, 2019

A Buddhist monk turns plastic bottles into saffron robes

Thailand is one of the world’s largest producers of plastic waste, but some local people are trying to do something about that and do so in highly creative ways, to boot.
September 17, 2019

10 Must-See Temples In Land of Buddha – Thailand

10 Must-See Temples In Land of Buddha - Thailand
September 15, 2019

Tracing Buddha 7-week journey at Mahabodhi Temple Complex after attaining nirvana

Resham Sengar| Times Travel Editor| TRAVEL NEWS, BODH GAYA Resham Sengar Resham is an avid propagandist of travel, and is waiting to turn her dreams of touring offbeat lands come true. In a world where peace […]
September 15, 2019

There is gold underneath it all

officially titled Phra Phuttha Maha Suwana Patimakon, is a gold Maravijaya Attitude seated Buddharupa statue, with a weight of 5.5 tonnes. It is located in the temple of Wat Traimit, Bangkok, Thailand.
September 15, 2019

The statue of the Buddha that sheds tears in sorrow

atue of the Buddha in the city of Leshan, Sichuan Province, has reportedly shed tears many times throughout history. The people take it as a message in response to the state of the world today. Let’s delve into the context of each miraculous occurrence.
September 9, 2019

Ninety-nine Malaysian couples tie the knot on auspicious day

Reuters•September 9, 2019 KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 9 (Reuters) – Ninety-nine couples tied the knot in a mass wedding ceremony at a Chinese temple in Malaysia on Monday, the ninth day of the ninth month that […]
September 8, 2019

In a modern city in Japan, a temple of 500 faces

Kenny Mah Malay Mail 6 September 2019 MORIOKA (Japan), Sept 6 — Every time we visit Japan, making a trip to one of the many temples around the country is both inevitable and a joy. […]
September 8, 2019

Prison officers to go on Buddhist meditation retreats for ‘peace of mind’

It's believed the Vipassana techniques, said to “help you face challenges better”, will help prison officers manage stress
September 8, 2019

Sotheby’s Asia Week Fall 2019: Highlights from Bodies of Infinite Light Including Buddhist Figures from the Chang Foundation

Twenty Buddhist figures formerly in the collection of the Chang Foundation will also be offered at the sale. Founded by celebrated collector Zhang Tiange, The Chang Foundation Museum is a renowned museum in Taipei showcasing ancient Chinese art pieces from various collections of the Chang family.
September 8, 2019

The Burning Planet, the Internet and Buddhism

Planet Earth on fire as a result of Climate change According to Buddhist meditation Master Acharavadee Wongsakon we have not been good stewards of the planet. We as a society have allowed corporate greed and our own unbridled consumption to bring our planet to the brink of disaster.
September 4, 2019

Glimpses of Awakening

Although enlightenment can seem like an unreachable goal, says Judy Lief, we’re actually having glimpses of it all the time.
September 2, 2019

The former monk who runs a $100m meditation firm

By Sarah DoddsBusiness reporter 2 September 2019 The BBC’s weekly The Boss series profiles different business leaders from around the world. This week we speak to Andy Puddicombe and Richard Pierson, co-founders of meditation app […]
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