Tag Archives: Buddhism

  • Letter from Tibet Remembering Martyr Kalsang Jinpa

    The actions of these nearly one-hundred Tibetan martyrs, including Kalsang Jinpa, have erected a stone pillar of non-violence, freedom, equality, and liberty in the world that will remain firm for many aeons to come. ...

  • Vijay Kranti Russian, Mongolian and Tibetan Buddhists — Learning from each other

    Buddhists from Russia, Mongolia and Tibet are joining together and expanding Buddhism in recent years, united by His Holiness Dalai Lama. ...

  • Long-life puja for Jigdal Dagchen Rinpoche

    On the 83rd birthday of Jigdal Dagchen Sakya Rinpoche, representatives of the Central Tibetan Administration and Tibetan people around Bir and Chauntra offered a long-life puja for Rinpoche in Dzongsar Chokyi Lodro Institute in Chauntra. ...

  • British Buddhist monk self-immolates in France

    A British monk died in a Tibetan Buddhist monastery in France after he poured petrol over his clothes and set himself alight, police said Friday. ...

  • Fidayeen attack on Bodh Gaya foiled

    Indian Mujahideen terrorists were planning to carry out a fidayeen attack at Bihar's Bodh Gaya to avenge "atrocities" against Muslims in Myanmar. ...

  • Dalai Lama warns against generalizing Islam

    Tibet's exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, warned Wednesday not to generalize Islam as a negative force . ...

  • Two-day event featuring Dalai Lama at Syracuse University

    Two days of panel discussions and music kicks off at Syracuse University, with the Dalai Lama as the star attraction. ...

  • Bangladesh vows to protect Buddhists after attacks

    Hundreds of Buddhists who fled their southern Bangladesh villages in the wake of attacks by Muslims started returning home Monday amid heightened security and more than 160 arrests. ...

  • Muslims torch Buddhist temples, homes in Bangladesh

    Thousands of rioters torched Buddhist temples and homes in southeastern Bangladesh Sunday over a photo posted on Facebook deemed offensive to Islam. ...

  • Buddhist statue taken by Nazis came from space rock

    A thousand-year-old Buddhist statue taken from Tibet in 1938 by an SS team seeking the roots of Hitler's Aryan doctrine was carved from a meteorite. ...