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Thailand Marks Second New Year with Muted Celebrations as COVID-19 Precautions Continue
Lunar New Year is a major festival for many Buddhist countries in Southeast Asia
Uploaded 15 Apr 2021
Engaged Buddhism: INEB, JTS Korea Launch Female Sangha Initiative for Social Transformation in Southeast Asia
New initiative seeks to empower Buddhist women across the region
Uploaded 29 Dec 2020
Engaged Buddhism: JTS Korea, INEB Distribute US$50,000 in COVID-19 Crisis Relief
Delivering emergency aid to vulnerable communities in South and Southeast Asia
Uploaded 20 Nov 2020
International Network of Engaged Buddhists Launches COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund
INEB extends compassion to vulnerable communities in South and Southeast Asia
Uploaded 27 Apr 2020
Nine Thai Officials Charged with Embezzling Temple Funds
Scandal estimated to have resulted in losses of US$6.3 million
Uploaded 9 Jan 2018
Thousands Flee as Violence Flares in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
Rohingya Muslims seek refuge in neighboring Bangladesh
Uploaded 29 Aug 2017
Buddhist New Year: Celebrating by Temporary Ordination in Myanmar
Women in Myanmar skip water-throwing festivities to ordain for week-long holiday
Uploaded 21 Apr 2017
Pew Study Shows Global Increase in Restrictions on Religion in 2015
Increase reflects the social climate in Europe
Uploaded 13 Apr 2017
Enthronement of the 42nd Sakya Trizin, His Holiness Ratna Vajra Rinpoche
First Sakya Trizin to be enthroned under new succession system
Uploaded 5 Apr 2017
Indian High Court Declares Ganges, Yamuna Rivers “Living Entities” in Effort to Push Conservation
Bid to protect the waterways from further pollution
Uploaded 30 Mar 2017
Indonesia Aims to Boost Spiritual Tourism at Borobudur Buddhist Temple
Cultural program aimed at raising profile of ancient Buddhist site
Uploaded 28 Mar 2017
Rebranded Buddhist Digital Resource Center Embarks on Ambitious New Mission
BDRC expands scope to create first unified digital Buddhist resource in history
Uploaded 14 Mar 2017
Sister Chan Khong Appeals for an End to Rohingya Oppression in Open Letter to Aung San Suu Kyi
Buddhist nun urges compassion, forgiveness, and reconciliation
Uploaded 13 Mar 2017
Thai King Strips Spiritual Head of Dhammakaya Sect of Royal Title
Whereabouts of fugitive monk still unconfirmed
Uploaded 6 Mar 2017
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