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Kyoto Museum Discovers Triad by Buddhist Sculptor Gyokai
Sculptures were identified by faint inscriptions left by the sculptor
Uploaded 15 Jan 2019
Goryeo Kingdom Exhibition in Seoul Celebrates Korea’s Buddhist History
Exhibition gathers Goryeo Buddhist artifacts from around the world
Uploaded 11 Jan 2019
Excavation of Buddhist Site Mound Dillu Roy to Begin in Pakistan
Ancient site to be excavated and protected
Uploaded 24 Dec 2018
Leshan Buddha Undergoes "Physical" Examination and Repairs
The 71-meter high statue has a large crack on its chest and is covered in micro moss
Uploaded 20 Dec 2018
Japanese Monk Seeks to Shift Perceptions of the Buddhist Swastika
Shifting unhappy perceptions of a sacred symbol through compassionate and sensitive dialogue
Uploaded 19 Dec 2018
2000-Year-Old Buddha Statue from Pakistan on Loan to Swiss Museum
It is the first time the three-and-a-half-meter statue has left the country
Uploaded 14 Dec 2018
Anniversary of B. R. Ambedkar's Death Prompts Marches and Reflection
Dalit leader pioneered a new political-religious movement in India
Uploaded 13 Dec 2018
Researchers Find Earliest Evidence of Human Activity on Tibetan Plateau
The stone tools date back to 30,000–40,000 years ago, suggestion human presence on the plateau at least 15,000 years earlier than was previously thought
Uploaded 11 Dec 2018
Ancient Buddhist Mural Found in Uzbekistan Sheds Light on Early Buddhist Diaspora
Mural combines the Eastern and Western painting techniques of the time
Uploaded 4 Dec 2018
Renovation of Tibet’s Iconic Potala Palace Completed
Golden roof and other structures restored at a cost of US$4.5 million
Uploaded 12 Nov 2018
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