Buddhism

Buddhists to open temple in outer space
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Tall Tales

Buddhists to open temple in outer space

And other stories from the stranger side of life
5 Feb 2021
Dalai Lama taken to hospital in India
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In Brief

Dalai Lama taken to hospital in India

Spiritual leader in stable condition, says his personal aide
10 Apr 2019
Buddhist monk regrets swearing at reviewers online
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In Brief

Buddhist monk regrets swearing at reviewers online

Daniel Kimura, who works at Sekishoin Shukubo monastery in Japan, called one former guest an ‘uneducated f***’
27 Jul 2018
Japanese monk sues temple saying work gave him depression
Mount Koya
In Depth

Japanese monk sues temple saying work gave him depression

Buddhist looking for £57,400 in damages after he said he had to work sometimes for two months without a break
18 May 2018
Sri Lanka declares state of emergency
A state of emergency has not existed in Sri Lanka since the end of the civil war
In Brief

Sri Lanka declares state of emergency

Tensions between Sinhalese Buddhists and Muslims erupt into biggest unrest since civil war
7 Mar 2018
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