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Russian Traditions: The Fourth International Research and Practice Conference of Vajrayana Buddhism in Elista, Kalmykia

Russian Traditions: The Fourth International Research and Practice Conference of Vajrayana Buddhism in Elista, Kalmykia

The living legacy of Buddhism in Russia will be celebrated and studied at the Fo...

Travel / Pilgrimage

A Local Wonder in Sri Lanka: Mawela Cave Temple

A Local Wonder in Sri Lanka: Mawela Cave Temple

A short fifteen minute walk reveals the entrance to the ancient cave temple of M...

South Asia

International Brotherhood Mission providing philanthropic services for deprived children in India

International Brotherhood Mission providing philanthropic services for deprived children in India

One duty of charity is to assist the lifestyles of disadvantaged people who are ...

Feature / Living

No More Selfish Selfies: Filtering out the bad, holding on to the good

No More Selfish Selfies: Filtering out the bad, holding on to the good

As the art of photographing oneself becomes an integral component of popular cul...

Exhibitions / Lectures / Events

Remembering a Hero of Buddhist Politics: The B.R. Ambedkar University of Lucknow Hosts Seminar on Ambedkar’s Thought

Remembering a Hero of Buddhist Politics: The B.R. Ambedkar University of Lucknow Hosts Seminar on Ambedkar’s Thought

Second only to Gandhi and Nehru in Indian postcolonial consciousness is the poli...

Exhibitions / Lectures / Events

Inside the Court of China’s Emperors: A Groundbreaking New Exhibit at the Royal Ontario Museum

Inside the Court of China’s Emperors: A Groundbreaking New Exhibit at the Royal Ontario Museum

When duty called, the Yongzheng Emperor (r. 1722 – 1735) would don his cer...

Art and Culture

Tsang Tsou Choi, Seven Years On: Keeping Hong Kong’s Urban Graffiti Alive

Tsang Tsou Choi, Seven Years On: Keeping Hong Kong’s Urban Graffiti Alive

What would Buddhistdoor’s logo look like if it were refashioned and spray-...

Meditation / Spirituality

Nilambe: a student's guide to mindfulness and Buddhism across borders

Nilambe: a student's guide to mindfulness and Buddhism across borders

Etched on the picturesque Hanthana mountains in the central province of Sri Lank...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan / Macau

The Sound of Silence: Chinese Buddhism entering the Hong Kong psychotherapy scene

The Sound of Silence: Chinese Buddhism entering the Hong Kong psychotherapy scene

On Saturday 12 April, a Mind-body Health Conference will be held from 3:30 pm to...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan / Macau

Ven. Hin Hung lecture: true living means making peace with death

Ven. Hin Hung lecture: true living means making peace with death

“Contemplation about death is very beneficial. If you contemplate more abo...

South East Asia

Thousands to Attend Prayers to find MH370 Debris

Thousands to Attend Prayers to find MH370 Debris

After three weeks of fruitless searching for clues to the ultimate fate of Malay...

Art and Culture

Humans of the World: Photographic Glimpses into Empathy and Common Experience

Humans of the World: Photographic Glimpses into Empathy and Common Experience

A New Yorker dressed in blue tells photographer Brandon Stanton: “I’...

Buddhism & Women

Women struggling to ordain in the Theravada tradition

Women struggling to ordain in the Theravada tradition

Even as women across South Asia and Southeast Asia make headways into male-domin...

Feature / Living

Buddhist Monks Diversifying their Services to Society

Buddhist Monks Diversifying their Services to Society

At home with song lyrics as he is in sutta chanting, Ven. Prof. Pathegama Gnanis...

Exhibitions / Lectures / Events

The Ancient Chinese Zither: A Musical Treasure

The Ancient Chinese Zither: A Musical Treasure

On Saturday 22 March, a zheng (箏) demonstration lecture was held at the Theatre ...

Festivals

Holi Colorful Days: A Multicultural Festival

Holi Colorful Days: A Multicultural Festival

‘We're at #Holi, the #indiancolourfestival at the Indian embassy. So cool!...

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