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32nd Nyingma Monlam Chenmo Underway in Bodh Gaya with Reduced Attendance Due to COVID-19 Restrictions
Tibetan Buddhist festival usually draws more than 10,000 practitioners and tourists
Uploaded 19 Jan 2021
Archaeologists in India Discover Earliest Known Female-Led Monastery
Monastery appears to have trained women and focused on Mahayana doctrine
Uploaded 12 Jan 2021
Buddhist Bhutan Reports First COVID-19 Related Death
34-year-old man had pre-existing health conditions
Uploaded 8 Jan 2021
Update: Buddhist Relief from JTS Korea Transforming the Lives of Rohingya Refugees
Relief supplies offer comfort and safety in the midst of a humanitarian crisis
Uploaded 30 Dec 2020
Ka-nying Shedrub Ling Announces <I>Parinirvana</i> of Tsikey Chokling Rinpoche
Rinpoche passed away at the age of 68
Uploaded 21 Dec 2020
Tibetan Monk Shows No Signs of Decay 26 Days after Clinical Death
The monk is believed to have entered a rare meditative state
Uploaded 17 Dec 2020
Update: Lighting the Mahabodhi Project Draws Closer to Completion
Upgrades to the sacred site continue, despite pandemic restrictions
Uploaded 16 Dec 2020
Buddhist Bhutan Becomes the Latest Asian Nation to Decriminalize Homosexuality
National Assembly votes to amend legislation prohibiting “unnatural sex”
Uploaded 14 Dec 2020
Dalai Lama Offers Praise for Global Teacher Prizewinner Who Shared His Jackpot
Ranjitsinh Disale recognized for his extraordinary contributions to education
Uploaded 7 Dec 2020
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