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February 24, 2020

Where do we go after we die?

  by Master Acharavadee Wongsakon (Please find Thai version below) Although how or where we will be reborn is generally dependent on karmic forces, our state of mind at the time of death can influence […]
January 31, 2020

What Is Enlightenment Really?

By Giovanni Dienstmann on Saturday December 31st, 2016 Finding The True Path To Liberation Buddhist monks, Hindu yogis, modern spiritual teachers, and Burning Man enthusiasts all use the term “spiritual enlightenment” – but are they […]
January 31, 2020

The life of the Buddha – prince, warrior, meditator, and finally enlightened teacher

Jan 31, 2020 The Buddhist News The Buddha: prince, warrior, meditator, and finally enlightened teacher. The life of the Buddha, the “One Who is Awake” to the nature of reality, begins 2600 years ago. He founded a […]
January 31, 2020

Top 10 meditation apps pulled in $195M in 2019, up 52% from 2018

Sarah Perez@sarahintampa   January 31, 2020 Image Credits: Sensor Tower The millennial obsession with wellness and self-care has led to a booming business for meditation apps. In the first quarter of 2018, app intelligence firm Sensor Tower reported the […]
January 30, 2020

US to impose sanctions on Chinese officials who interfere with Dalai Lama’s succession

01/29/2020, 15.23 UNITED STATES – CHINA – TIBET The US House of Representatives approved by a wide margin a bill that would freeze assets and ban entry of Chinese officials involved in the Dalai Lama’s […]
January 30, 2020

Dharamshala to have Buddha theme park

Shri Puri | TNN | Jan 30, 2020, 8:37 IST Dharamshala: Known across the globe as a place of Buddhist pilgrimage place due to the exiled seat of the Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, […]
December 29, 2019

Large Buddha statue set to be installed in Bangkok

THAILAND Sunday, 29 Dec 2019 BANGKOK (ANN): A 69-metre-tall Dhammakaya Thep Mongkol Buddha statue with a 40-metre lap has been built for Wat Paknam Bhasicharoen, a royal temple located in the Phasi Charoen district of […]
December 13, 2019

Ethics: The Necessary Basis for Mindfulness

By Justin Whitaker Buddhistdoor Global | 2019-12-13 |     It is a common refrain among mindfulness teachers these days that you cannot expect to sit quietly in meditation and have a pleasant experience after a day of […]
December 12, 2019

Buddhism is my religion, not your decorations

Temple University Newspaper  People should take the time to learn about Buddhist symbols before using them as decoration. As a freshman at Temple University, I’ve spent the past few weeks getting used to my new […]
December 10, 2019

WARNING ! Do not buy or sell Buddha’s Image for decoration ~ Karma

Mike Blum  Nov 25 · 4 min read Many Individuals around the world have an image Buddha’s decorating their homes and businesses. It seems innocent enough, but having a Buddha as decoration is considered bad luck and […]
December 9, 2019

Understanding the Eight Realizations of Great Beings

Shweta Advani “The Sutra of the eight realizations of great beings” is one of the oldest and most influential Buddhist Sutra. Thich Nhat Hanh’s commentary on this profound sutra explains in detail how to embody […]
December 2, 2019

Don Johnson Says He’s ‘Happy to Have Survived’ His Wild Years

NEWS DEC 1, 2019 2:49 PM BY BRYAN BRUNATI He’s been in the industry since 1970, and with that came some crazy times — years that Don Johnson is just grateful to have made it through. “I’m happy […]
December 2, 2019

Violence against Buddha – A History of Blasphemy

  Violence against Buddha A History of Blasphemy Chapter: (p.152) Violence against Buddha Source: If You Meet the Buddha on the Road Author(s): Michael Jerryson Publisher: Oxford University Press This chapter addresses the cosmic violence to […]
December 2, 2019


Buddhism Conference 12 October 2016 Off one of Bangkok’s busy streets is a winding road bedecked with  businesses, condominiums, a Christian Church, and near its end, the School of Life. It is here that one […]
December 1, 2019

Islamabad Museum displays rare Buddha statue

Sculpture from period between 3rd and 4th century AD was discovered in 1960s Published:  December 01, 2019  Rare artefacts on display at Islamabad Museum Islamabad: The Islamabad Museum has put on display a rare statue […]
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