The Top 4 Religions of the World

The Top 4 Religions of the World

Based on numbers, the third largest group is the religiously unaffiliated. Four principal religions dominate the world.[/tweetit] These four are followed by approximately 80

Why Are Buddhists Scared About The Dalai Lama's Health Problems?

Why Are Buddhists Scared About The Dalai Lama’s Health Problems?

The Dalai Lama Recently Canceled all His Foreign Travel The spiritual leader of Tibetan Buddhism, the Dalai Lama, has canceled all travel for the

Buddhist Scholar Steven Collins Dies

Buddhist Scholar Steven Collins Dies at 66

Collins has positively influenced the world of academia on Buddhism. Pali language specialist and renowned Buddhist scholar Steven Collins passed away[/tweetit] on February 15

Fire at Jokhang Temple

Fire Rips Through Jokhang Monastery in Tibet

The inner sanctum remains unaffected A fire has blazed through Lhasa's Jokhang Temple[/tweetit], with the flames licking the gilded roof. It is also reported

Mercedes Benz Apologizes for Promotional Post Quoting Dalai Lama

Mercedes-Benz Apologizes for Promotional Post Quoting Dalai Lama

The offending material was in the form of an Instagram post An apology was made to China by the vehicle maker Mercedes-Benz for quoting

How ‘Groundhog Day’ Is The Ultimate Buddhism Movie

Personal redemption holds the key to enlightenment Bill Murray plays Phil Connors, the detestable, egotistical weatherman in Groundhog Day. The 1993 film shows Murray

Explosion at Bodhgaya after Dalia Lama Teaching

Explosion at Bodhgaya after Dalai Lama Teaching

The bombing suspects have been identified Bodhgaya security personnel were alerted by an explosion caused by a low-intensity bomb last week.[/tweetit] The small explosion

Witch Hunts in China Used to Attack Women

Witch Hunts in China Used to Attack Women

New Study Sheds Light on Social Implications of Being Labelled a Witch The concept of witchcraft has existed in divergent cultures for thousands of

Buddhist Scholar May Go to Jail after Insulting Thai Monarchy

Buddhist Scholar May Go to Jail after Insulting Thai Monarchy

Sulak Sivaraksa is a scholar and royalist who wants to uphold the truth Sulak Sivaraksa, a well-known Thai Buddhist scholar, has been charged by

Dalai Lama Says Religion is Personal and Shouldn't Be Used to Mobilize

Dalai Lama Says Religion is Personal and Not to Use it as a Mobilization Tool

He appreciates India for its diversity Dalai Lama, the spiritual leader of Tibet, said religion is "personal business" and not be utilized to "mobilize"[/tweetit]