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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
51 Tibetan Buddhist Nuns Take <i>Geshema</i> Exams
A new generation of female monastic leaders to spread their wings
Uploaded 12 Aug 2019
Ladakh Becomes India’s First Buddhist-majority Union Territory Following Kashmir Bifurcation
Ladakh forges new identity amid passing of controversial bill
Uploaded 7 Aug 2019
US Library of Congress Gives Glimpse into Early Buddhist Texts from Gandhara
Text brings us even closer to the historical Buddha
Uploaded 30 Jul 2019
Dalai Lama Speaks on Reincarnation, Sadness, and the Continued Need for Nonviolence
Recent interview covers matters closest to the spiritual leader’s heart
Uploaded 25 Jul 2019
Thich Nhat Hanh Honored with 2019 Gandhi Mandela Peace Medal
Martin Luther King Jr. once described Thay as “an Apostle of peace and nonviolence”
Uploaded 19 Jul 2019
Scholars Inch Closer to Understanding and Sharing Ancient Buddhist Manuscripts
Ancient texts believed to offer new insights into early Buddhist history
Uploaded 18 Jul 2019
Chinese Officials Caution India Against Involvement in Dalai Lama Reincarnation Issue
India reminded to follow Beijing’s lead on lineage succession
Uploaded 16 Jul 2019
Dalai Lama Marks 84th Birthday with Call for a More Compassionate, Harmonious Society
His Holiness urges followers to found lives on compassion for all sentient beings
Uploaded 8 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
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