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Thich Nhat Hanh Recovers from Brain Hemorrhage and Returns to Plum Village

Thich Nhat Hanh Recovers from Brain Hemorrhage and Returns to Plum Village

Following a brain hemorrhage last November, Zen master Thich Nhat Hanh (known to...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan

Major Conservation Planned for Tung Lin Kok Yuen Temple in Hong Kong

Major Conservation Planned for Tung Lin Kok Yuen Temple in Hong Kong

Tung Lin Kok Yuen (TLKY), a historic Buddhist temple and nunnery in Hong Kong th...

South Asia

Sri Lanka Mourns the Passing of Ven. Udugama Sri Buddharakkhita Rathanapala Mahanayaka Thera

Sri Lanka Mourns the Passing of Ven. Udugama Sri Buddharakkhita Rathanapala Mahanayaka Thera

The Chief Prelate of the Asgiriya Chapter of the Siamese Sect* in Sri Lanka, Ven...

Exhibitions / Conferences / Talks

New Art Exhibition about Avalokiteshvara to be held in New York

New Art Exhibition about Avalokiteshvara to be held in New York

An exhibition on the art of Avalokiteshvara, the Buddhist embodiment of compassi...

Art and Culture

International Buddhist Film Festival 2015 running from 10–16 April

International Buddhist Film Festival 2015 running from 10–16 April

The International Buddhist Film Festival (IBFF) 2015 opened on 10 April and will...

Australia / New Zealand

UN Vesak Friendship Dinner in Melbourne

UN Vesak Friendship Dinner in Melbourne

The Victorian Observance of the United Nations Day of Vesak organising committee...

America & Canada

The Karmapa brings Buddhist Thought to American Universities

The Karmapa brings Buddhist Thought to American Universities

His Holiness the 17th Karmapa is continuing his tour of the United States, which...

Central Asia, Eurasia

Turkish Students Lampoon Religious Intrusion on Secular Education by Demanding Buddhist Temple

Turkish Students Lampoon Religious Intrusion on Secular Education by Demanding Buddhist Temple

A satirical petition demanding that a Buddhist temple be erected in Istanbul Tec...

Australia / New Zealand

Kim Cang Temple Fundraiser in Victoria, Australia

Kim Cang Temple Fundraiser in Victoria, Australia

On Easter Monday (6 April), the Kim Cang Temple held its first fundraiser at the...

Exhibitions / Conferences / Talks

Roderick Whitfield on Buddhist Art in China: Transmission and Transformation

Roderick Whitfield on Buddhist Art in China: Transmission and Transformation

Venue: Rayson Huang Theatre, The University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong L...

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