Buddhist Monks News
China imparting 'patriotic education' to Tibetan monks and nuns infuriates region's religious leaders
Buddhism has always been perceived by the Chinese as one of the most formidable hurdles en route exercising total control over Tibet.
Centre working on policy for Chinese Buddhist monks who wish to meet Dalai Lama in India, says report
Centre is working on a policy for Chinese Buddhist monks who wish to meet the Dalai Lama in India.
The pronouncement of the quantum of sentence for the five individuals convicted in the 2013 Bodh Gaya serial blast case was deferred to Friday.
A special National Investigative Agency (NIA) court on Friday convicted five Indian Mujahideen militants in the 2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts case in which several persons including Buddhist monks were injured.
Sri Lankan police arrest six people accused in attack on centre housing Rohingya Muslims in Colombo
Radical Buddhist monks stormed a United Nations safe house for Rohingya refugees near Sri Lanka's capital and forced authorities to relocate the group
The US embassy said activists led by Buddhist monks stormed the meeting in Colombo on Monday and "behaved threateningly towards the families of the disappeared".
Dozens of Buddhists rallied on the streets of San Francisco on Saturday protesting the Dalai Lama, who they say has persecuted followers of an ancient diety that the Tibetan spiritual leader denounced decades ago.
Lama hails from the Tibet Autonomous Region, while Sanga is a Myanmarese national. While Lama sustained injuries in his legs, Sanga's received injuries in his right hand in the blasts.