As the Parliament of the World’s Religions celebrates its 130th anniversary, we examine the concept of Human Rights in Buddhism
Ven. Pomnyun Sunim Joins Religious Leaders in Interfaith Peace Declaration on 70th Anniversary of Armistice on the Korean Peninsula
Ven. Pomnyun Sunim on Wednesday joined an interfaith assembly of religious leaders in Seoul to announce a five-point peace declaration.
The revered Korean Dharma master and social activist Ven. Pomnyun Sunim was invited to be a keynote speaker at the 20th New Korea Forum in Seoul on 13 July.
A crisis of war with multiple actors might spiral out of control and may require a solution of “neither victory nor defeat”
Khyentse Foundation Establishes New Chair in Buddhist Studies at International Buddhist College, Thailand
Khyentse Foundation has announced the establishment of a new chair in Buddhist studies at the International Buddhist College in Thailand.
Soka Gakkai President Calls On G7 Leaders for Commitment to “No First Use” of Nuclear Weapons and Resolution to War in Ukraine
Soka Gakkai International (SGI) president Daisaku Ikeda, has called on G7 leaders to take the lead in talks toward “No First Use” of nuclear weapons.
Ikeda continues to speak out for peace and an end to nuclear weapons
Taking refuge in impermanence in an unstable world
An examination of the need for solidarity and compassion on the path to fundamental change
With his condemnation, the Vajrayana Buddhist becomes the first Russian religious leader to openly oppose the war.
Energy as a Way of Life: Japanese Buddhist Priests Reflect on the Ukraine and Sri Lanka Crises While Calling for Local Energy Self-Sufficiency
A dialogue on renewable energy and sustainable living from the perspective of engaged Buddhism
Engaged Buddhism: Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation Shares Compassion with 3,000 Ukrainian Refugees in Poland
Continuing its response to the ongoing refugee crisis caused by the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Taiwan-headquartered charity and humanitarian organization Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation recently