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Exhibition “Visions of Tibet” Explores Isolated Tibetan Temples

Exhibition “Visions of Tibet” Explores Isolated Tibetan Temples

Asheville photographer Taylor Johnson reveals rare photos from remote Tibetan te...

Book, Film, and Music Reviews

“The Pixel in the Lotus”

“The Pixel in the Lotus”

On 14 November, the first book was published in the Routledge Studies in Religio...

South Asia

Lumbini Hosts International Buddhist Conference

Lumbini Hosts International Buddhist Conference

A four-day international conference on the “Preservation, Protection and Promoti...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan

China Distributes Certificates to Discourage Illegal Religious Activities

China Distributes Certificates to Discourage Illegal Religious Activities

The Chinese government has begun issuing certificates to 33,000 Buddhist and mor...

South Asia

10th International Tipitaka Chanting Ceremony Under Way in Bodhgaya

10th International Tipitaka Chanting Ceremony Under Way in Bodhgaya

The 10th International Tipitaka Chanting Ceremony is currently under way under t...

Australia / New Zealand

Buddha’s Light Shines on Melbourne

Buddha’s Light Shines on Melbourne

Last week, the venerable nun Dr. Jue Wei of Fo Guang Shan (FGS) (Buddha’s ...

America & Canada

California’s Garden Grove Elects a Buddhist Mayor

California’s Garden Grove Elects a Buddhist Mayor

To the south of Los Angeles is a lively independent suburb named Garden Grove. T...

Korea / Japan

Massive Buddhist Hanging Scroll in Museum Exhibition

Massive Buddhist Hanging Scroll in Museum Exhibition

Seoul’s National Museum of Korea is presently holding the ninth in its series of...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan

Ascetic Chinese Nuns: Walking Along the Path

Ascetic Chinese Nuns: Walking Along the Path

A group of Chinese nuns traverse the highways of China every year after the Mid-...

America & Canada

Online Site to Chronicle the Dalai Lama

Online Site to Chronicle the Dalai Lama

On 6 October, The Dalai Lama Foundation commenced development of “The Living His...

Australia / New Zealand

10th Anniversary of Victoria’s Religious Instruction in Schools Program

10th Anniversary of Victoria’s Religious Instruction in Schools Program

On 22 November, the Buddhist Council of Victoria (BCV) celebrated the 10th anniv...

America & Canada

Jodo Shinshu Buddhism Celebrates 125th Anniversary in Hawaii

Jodo Shinshu Buddhism Celebrates 125th Anniversary in Hawaii

Over the last few months, the Honpa Hongwanji Mission of Hawaii has been celebra...

Western / Eastern Europe / Russia

Ireland to Get First Tibetan Temple

Ireland to Get First Tibetan Temple

Dzogchen Beara, a Tibetan Buddhist retreat center located on the southwest coast...

South Asia

"Buddhism Rejoins the Great Conversation in India"

An international conference, “Buddhism Rejoins the Great Conversation in India,”...

South East Asia

Buddhist Values Make Myanmar Most Generous Nation Along With the US

Buddhist Values Make Myanmar Most Generous Nation Along With the US

Myanmar has been ranked one of the two most generous nations in the 2014 World G...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan

Third Buddha Sunning Festival with Mega-thangkas in Victoria Park, Hong Kong

Third Buddha Sunning Festival with Mega-thangkas in Victoria Park, Hong Kong

Buddhist Dynamics Culture and Arts Foundation (HKBD) hosted the third Buddha Sun...

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