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Thailand's national Buddhism body says it is monitoring monks nationwide for any inappropriate behavior following complaints ignited by a video showing Buddhist monks boarding a private jet.
18 days ago
In Myanmar's latest round of Buddhist-Muslim violence, swarms of Buddhist men roamed Lashio's crumbling streets this week, armed with rocks and sticks and machetes.
18 days ago
Although a few Buddhist men could still be seen Thursday riding motorbikes with crude weapons such as sharpened bamboo poles, no new violence was reported.
19 days ago
Tuesday's incident, which came in response to an alleged torching of a Buddhist woman by a Muslim man, highlights desperate calls from human rights groups for international action.
41 days ago
The Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader spoke Tuesday night about religious violence when asked questions following a speech he delivered to 15,000 people at the University of Maryland.
105 days ago
"At the Arlington temple, the resident teacher is Gen Kelsang Jampa, an American Buddhist monk who also serves as national spiritual director for the New Kadampa Tradition.
113 days ago
The temple's resident teacher is Gen Kelsang Jampa, an American Buddhist monk who also serves as national spiritual director for the New Kadampa Tradition.
121 days ago
An Iranian newspaper is reporting that government authorities are confiscating Buddha statues from shops in Tehran to stop the promotion of Buddhism in the country.
171 days ago
A Rakhine named Said Thar Tun Maung, a local government administrator on the island, said 200 Buddhists, mostly women and children, fled when the refugees arrived, fearing they would be overwhelmed.