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Jun 16, 2016
After tense showdown, Thai Police fail to arrest monk accused of $40 million embezzlementThe case of the monk Phra Dhammachayo has enthralled the nation with its twists and turns and the conflict between law and religion it has posed.
Jul 06, 2015
Happy Birthday Tenzin! 5 things you didn't know about the Dalai LamaThe 14th Dalai Lama, a spiritual Tibetan symbol, celebrated his 80th birthday on Sunday in California with fellow Nobel Prize laureates, celebrities and more than 18,000 followers. While the monk describes his life as modest and simple, his influence is global, reaching far beyond his status as Buddhist and nationalist leader.
Jun 01, 2015
Delhi's plastic king Bhanwarlal Doshi renounces it all to becomes a Jain monk at this lavish ceremonyArray
Feb 24, 2015
1000-year-old Buddha statue is actually a mummified monkA gold-painted Chinese statue of a sitting Buddha hides mummified remains of a high-status monk who lived nearly 1,000 years ago, scientists have found.
May 28, 2014
Tibetan monk flees to India after making documentary against ChinaA Tibetan monk who worked on 2008 documentary film critical of China's rule in the Himalayan region said he escaped Chinese police custody in 2012 and fled to India last week after hiding out for 20 months.