November 29, 2019

Show some respect for our Lord Buddha!

I believe all of us must have had someone whom we hold in high regard and don't wish to see him or her being insulted in any way. It feels good to see other people show him or her respect the same way we do but we can't help feeling offended if they do the complete opposite. Complaints are common reactions in most negative cases, and things often get much more intense as far as religious figures are concerned. Late last month, an activist group of Thai Buddhists called "Knowing Buddha" organised a demonstration in Bangkok to protest against commercial practices that show disrespect to Buddha.
December 2, 2019

MARKETING THE BUDDHA AND ITS BLASPHEMY

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 […]