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 11, 2019

Don’t float plastic lanterns on rivers, says Buddhist Sangha

The Vietnam Buddhist Sangha has asked followers not to use any plastic in floral lanterns floated on rivers as a form of prayer.
September 11, 2019

ROBOT PRIEST READS SERMON AT BUDDHIST TEMPLE IN JAPAN

You can hear a sermon about the Heart Sutra at almost any Buddhist temple. But at one house of worship in Japan, it's delivered by a robot.
September 11, 2019

British Museum to return precious artefacts looted from Iraq and Afghanistan

Nine Buddhist clay heads dating between the fourth and sixth centuries AD among artefacts set to be sent back