Buddhist monks serve iftar for Muslims in Bangladesh 0

Dhaka, Bangladesh – Every day during Ramadan, hundreds of Muslim men, women and children queue in front of a Buddhist monastery in the Bangladeshi capital to receive iftar, the food with

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Maharashtra: Nallasopara Buddhist stupa proves it was once hotbed of Buddhism 0

Inside an obscure protected site in Nallasopara that has been forgotten by the government as well lies a Buddhist stupa, which is evidence to the fact that Sopara or Shurparka,

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Public tours spectacular Buddhist temple near Omemee 0

OMEMEE – The public had a chance to look at a Buddhist Temple under construction near Omemee on Saturday (June 25). The Wutai Shan Temple is located in Cavan Monaghan

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Exhibition documents life of lesser-known Buddhist monk 0

An ongoing photo exhibition here reflects upon the life and legacy of a lesser known character from Indian history – Buddhist monk Kumarajiva. The 10-day-long exhibition titled, “The Life and

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Three-day long ceremony marks consecration of first Buddhist temple in Alaska 0

For the first time in Alaskan history, a Thai Buddhist temple in Anchorage has been fully consecrated, or made holy. It was a landmark event for Buddhists from the state

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Controversial Buddhist temple expansion project could get green light 1

After a decade of fighting the community, the Ling Yen Mountain Temple’s plans for expansion are moving forward once more. The Buddhist temple in Richmond, B.C., has scaled back its expansion proposal by

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ASI unearths remains of Buddhist monastery in Vadnagar, Gujarat 0

The Archeological Survey of India (ASI) has unearthed structures resembling a Buddhist monastery in Vadnagar city of Gujarat, a finding which could further establish the importance of the region as

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Cambodia’s vast medieval cities hidden beneath the jungle 0

Archaeologists in Cambodia have found multiple, previously undocumented medieval cities not far from the ancient temple city of Angkor Wat, the Guardian can reveal, in groundbreaking discoveries that promise to upend key

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California Buddhist Embarks on Environmental Pilgrimage Across the US 0

California resident and Buddhist practitioner Melissa McCarthy has transformed her frustration over humanity’s careless treatment of the environment into a determination to raise awareness through a unique act of social

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Dalai Lama Urges Religious Harmony in the Wake of Tragic Events in Orlando 0

Leading a silent prayer in Washington, DC on Monday morning in the wake of Sunday’s deadly shooting in Orlando, Florida, His Holiness the Dalai Lama emphasized that the only viable

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