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Dalai Lama’s Statements about Women and Refugees Lead to Outcry and an Apology
Excerpts from a BBC interview draw criticism and defense from around the world
Uploaded 3 Jul 2019
In Historic First, Two Tibetan Buddhist Nuns Hired to Teach Buddhist Philosophy
Yet another barrier overcome by women in the Tibetan Buddhist tradition
Uploaded 27 Jun 2019
Dalai Lama Calls on Women to Play a More Active Role in Promoting Human Values
Social equality fundamental to future peace and prosperty
Uploaded 25 Feb 2019
BBC Names Dr. Tashi Zangmo of the Bhutan Nuns Foundation among 100 Most Influential Women of 2018
Dr. Zangmo recognized for her tireless work to empower Buddhist nuns
Uploaded 20 Nov 2018
Fourth International Conference of Buddhist Women Held in Mongolia
Forum brought together 140 participants and 36 speakers
Uploaded 8 Nov 2018
International Women’s Day: Celebrating the Women of Buddhism
Paying tribute to the achievements of Buddhist women
Uploaded 8 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
Thousands Flee as Violence Flares in Myanmar’s Rakhine State
Rohingya Muslims seek refuge in neighboring Bangladesh
Uploaded 29 Aug 2017
“Kung Fu Nuns” to Give First Public Self-defense Workshop for Women
Event draws attention to rise in sexual violence against women
Uploaded 8 Aug 2017
Press Update: 15th Sakyadhita Conference Begins in Hong Kong
Opening ceremony a celebration of Buddhism women all over the world
Uploaded 23 Jun 2017
Exquisite Ancient Buddha Image from Mes Aynak to be Exhibited at National Museum of Afghanistan
Sculpture believed to date to the 2nd century BCE
Uploaded 26 Apr 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
US Buddhists Call for a United Stand Against Injustice and Suffering
A compassionate call to action in response to the crisis in US politics
Uploaded 11 Apr 2017
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