Tag Archives: Religion

  • Supreme Court of India bans Islamic instant divorce

    India's top court on Tuesday banned a controversial Islamic practice that allows men to divorce their wives instantly, ending a long tradition that many Muslim women had fiercely opposed. ...

  • Top Tibetan lama abandons monkhood to marry old friend

    A senior Tibetan lama at the centre of a long-running row over one of Buddhism's most important titles has abandoned the monkhood altogether after marrying a childhood friend in India. ...

  • No religion can claim supremacy over another: Dalai Lama

    The spiritual leader, who arrived in Bhopal on Saturday, attended the government’s ambitious Narmada Seva Yatra at Dewas before delivering a lecture on “The Art of Being Happy”. ...

  • Mila Rangzen Buddhist faith and the death of Tibet

    If we introduce some healthy changes to our political system, it could give rise to a glimmer of hope. ...

  • Laden Tshering Samdup For Tibet: From defeat to victory

    You don’t have guns, you don’t have economic power — but you have an identity given by your religion. Preserve your religion, thereby your identity and your country Tibet. ...

  • China denies demolitions at centre for Tibetan Buddhist learning

    Chinese authorities are renovating one of the world's largest centres of learning for Tibetan Buddhism to prevent overcrowding and fires, a state-run newspaper said on Tuesday. ...

  • Laden Tshering Samdup Upaya Kaushalya: The Tibetan highway to nirvana

    I share with you some of the bizarre and unbelievable Upayas of Tibetan Buddhism adopted by Gurus to enable their student to push themselves to Nirvana or the idyllic state of enlightenment. ...

  • Mila Rangzen Buddhist faith and the sleep of the Tibetan brain – Part 2

    We need to ask ourselves, "how much do we as Buddhists investigate the dharma and the masters?" ...

  • Mila Rangzen Buddhist faith has caused the sleep of the Tibetan brain

    I do not question the Buddhist precepts of morality here, but the blind-faith-based aspect of popular Tibetan Buddhism. ...

  • Thousands line up in Westminster Saturday morning to see the Dalai Lama

    “He has a special connecting power to connect with your heart. When you look at him you get a sense of peace and compassion. He’s a living Buddha.” ...