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South Asia

Buddhist Rains Retreat to Begin on 31 July

Buddhist Rains Retreat to Begin on 31 July

The three-month Vassavasa rains retreat for monks and nuns begins on the day aft...

China / Hong Kong / Taiwan

China Plans Expansion of Baima Temple

China Plans Expansion of Baima Temple

Baima Temple in the central Chinese province of Henan recently held a site-clean...

Europe

“Indian Roots of Tibetan Buddhism” Documentary Wins Award in Madrid

“Indian Roots of Tibetan Buddhism” Documentary Wins Award in Madrid

Indian Roots of Tibetan Buddhism, a 2014 documentary by Indian film-maker and co...

South East Asia

Military Tightens Security for Buddhist Monks in Thailand’s South

Military Tightens Security for Buddhist Monks in Thailand’s South

Thailand’s military has called on the local authorities in the country&rsq...

Discovery / Archaeology

Urban Development Threatens Ancient Buddhist Stupa in Pakistan

Urban Development Threatens Ancient Buddhist Stupa in Pakistan

An historically significant Buddhist stupa in northeastern Pakistan, which may b...

Korea / Japan

South Korea Returns Stolen Buddhist Statue to Japan

South Korea Returns Stolen Buddhist Statue to Japan

A standing bronze statue of the Tathagata Buddha, one of two ancient Buddhist st...

Tibet / Himalayas / Mongolia

Dalai Lama Recognizes Successor of Trulshik Rinpoche

Dalai Lama Recognizes Successor of Trulshik Rinpoche

His Holiness the Dalai Lama has recognized a two-year-old Tibetan boy born in Ne...

Art and Culture

Training Program Aims to Preserve Buddhist Art

Training Program Aims to Preserve Buddhist Art

Non-profit project Treasure Caretaker Training is training “treasure caretakers,...

Tibet / Himalayas / Mongolia

TBRC Brings Tibetan Manuscripts onto the Google Cultural Institute Platform

TBRC Brings Tibetan Manuscripts onto the Google Cultural Institute Platform

The Tibetan Buddhist Resource Center (TBRC) has announced the opening of the TBR...

Tibet / Himalayas / Mongolia

Nepal Starts Work on Developing Buddhist Circuit

Nepal Starts Work on Developing Buddhist Circuit

The government of Nepal has said it has formally started work to develop the Gre...

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