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The Karmapa at Stanford: “Compassion, Technology, and the Environment”

The Karmapa at Stanford: “Compassion, Technology, and the Environment”

Concluding a two-day visit to Stanford University, California, as part of his US...

South Asia

Indian Prime Minister Visits Buddhist Sites in Sri Lanka

Indian Prime Minister Visits Buddhist Sites in Sri Lanka

From 13–14 March the Indian prime minister Narendra Modi paid an official visit ...

Australia / New Zealand

2015 Annual Australian Sangha Association Conference and AGM

2015 Annual Australian Sangha Association Conference and AGM

The 2015 Australian Sangha Association (ASA) conference and Annual General Meeti...

Exhibitions / Conferences / Talks

“Dialogue on Vinaya”: Conclave in India Unites Sri Lankan and Tibetan Buddhists

“Dialogue on Vinaya”: Conclave in India Unites Sri Lankan and Tibetan Buddhists

An historic conclave that addressed the Vinaya (monastic discipline) was held in...

Discovery / Archaeology

Large “Parinirvana” Statue Unearthed in Pakistan

Large “Parinirvana” Statue Unearthed in Pakistan

The archaeological team working at the Bhamala Buddhist archaeological complex i...

Europe

Buddhist Studies Scholar Lance Cousins Dies

Buddhist Studies Scholar Lance Cousins Dies

Professor Lance Cousins (8 April 1942–13 March 2015) died of a sudden hear...

Australia / New Zealand

Sakyamuni Sambuddha Vihara Fund-raiser and “Chaithya” Opening

Sakyamuni Sambuddha Vihara Fund-raiser and “Chaithya” Opening

Sakyamuni Sambuddha Vihara (SSV), located in Melbourne’s southeastern subu...

America & Canada

The Dalai Lama’s 80th Birthday to be Marked by Global Compassion Summit

The Dalai Lama’s 80th Birthday to be Marked by Global Compassion Summit

The Dalai Lama is to mark his 80th birthday, which falls on 6 July this year, wi...

America & Canada

Cham Shan Temple in Canada Building Replica of China’s Sacred Mountains

Cham Shan Temple in Canada Building Replica of China’s Sacred Mountains

Cham Shan Temple in Peterborough County and Kawartha Lakes, Ontario, is building...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan

Sunbathing Buddha Festival at Labrang Monastery, China

Sunbathing Buddha Festival at Labrang Monastery, China

Labrang Monastery in China’s Gansu Province celebrated its annual Sunbathi...

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