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First Sri Lankan National Tests Positive for Coronavirus as the Country Suspends Buddhist Pilgrimages to India
Buddhist island nation taking strict measures to limit the spread of COVID-19
Uploaded 11 Mar 2020
Buddhists in Sri Lanka Lead Multi-faith Show of Support for China’s Coronavirus Battle
Buddhists, Muslims, and Catholics pray for victims of epidemic
Uploaded 17 Feb 2020
Buddha Statue Returned to Sri Lanka by British Family after 100 Years
Family members make offering as a gesture of unity between Buddhists and Christians
Uploaded 16 Jan 2020
Sri Lankan Government Ties Religious Freedom to Protection of Buddhism
Buddhism seen as wedge issue by Sri Lankan politicians
Uploaded 7 Jan 2020
Tragic End for Tikiri, the Emaciated 70-year-old Elephant in Sri Lanka
Tikiri dead just weeks after public outcry
Uploaded 25 Sep 2019
Images from Buddhist Festival Highlight the Plight of Domesticated Elephants in Sri Lanka
Animal rights advocates urge Sri Lanka to do more for elephant welfare
Uploaded 16 Aug 2019
Sri Lankan President Seeks UNESCO World Heritage Status for <i>Tipitaka</i>
Tipitaka has already been formally recognized as a national treasure of Sri Lanka
Uploaded 1 Apr 2019
Hong Kong’s Sri Lankan Buddhist Community Celebrates Kathina
Observing the end of the annual rains retreat
Uploaded 13 Nov 2018
Buddhist Monks in Sri Lanka Decry Anti-Muslim Riots
Monks and activists stage silent protest in Colombo
Uploaded 12 Mar 2018
Sri Lanka’s President Reinstates Alcohol Ban for Women
Senior members of the Buddhist clergy criticized the lifting of the ban
Uploaded 15 Jan 2018
Sri Lankan Prime Minister Reaffirms Buddhism as “First Among Equals” in Country’s Constitution
Government forced to reiterate support for Buddhism
Uploaded 9 Oct 2017
Sri Lanka’s Centre for Islamic Studies Hosts Open Mosque Day
Interfaith event aimed at dispelling misconceptions about Islam
Uploaded 22 Sep 2017
Buddhist Monks Praise “Hospitality, Love, and Respect” from People of Pakistan During Vesak Observation
Sri Lankan delegation attends official Vesak celebrations
Uploaded 25 May 2017
New “Ecodharma” Retreat Center to Open in Colorado in June
Aims to bring “Buddhism and Dharma back into the natural world”
Uploaded 15 May 2017
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