November 29, 2019

The Story of Jivaka, the Buddha’s Personal Physician

By BD Dipen Buddhistdoor Global | 2019-11-01 Statue of Jivaka in Khok Kwai, Uthaithani, Thailand. From twitter.com Jivaka was a renowned physician in ancient India and a contemporary of the Buddha. While he is not well known […]
November 29, 2019

Why Thailand is putting its Buddhist monks on a diet

By Samantha Bresnahan, CNN Updated 0840 GMT (1640 HKT) October 18, 2019 Thailand’s monks are tackling obesity – together 01:25 Bangkok, Thailand (CNN)It’s 6 a.m. on a Monday morning, and Bangkok is just starting to wake […]