February 2, 2020

How China’s Xi Jinping destroyed religion and made himself God By Steven W. Mosher February 1, 2020 | 1:38pm China’s President Xi Jinping wants to force worship of the Communist Party by destroying traditional religious practice.AFP via Getty Images Catholic churches torn down or denuded of their […]
January 31, 2020

Buddhist Monasteries in Tibet Closed; Coronavirus Infections Confirmed in Tibetan Regions of China

By Craig Lewis Buddhistdoor Global | 2020-01-29 | Buddhist landmarks in Tibet, including the iconic Potala Palace, have been closed to the public since Monday. Photo by Craig Lewis Update, 30 January 2020: The official number of coronavirus infections […]
December 7, 2019

China – Shows No Mercy to the Buddhist Goddess of Compassion

12/06/2019 SHEN XINRAN Despite pleas by local Buddhists, a 17-meter-tall statue of Guanyin in Hebei Province was demolished, joining the long list of China’s shattered religious icons. by Shen Xinran Dabei Buddhist Temple (大悲禪寺), located […]
November 27, 2019

29-Meter-Tall Shakyamuni Buddha Sculpture Blown up in Jilin

11/06/2019 Outdoor religious statues continue to be destroyed across China, local officials in charge threatened to be dismissed if they disobey the central government orders. by Wang Anyang In mid-June, a 29-meter-tall carving of Shakyamuni […]
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