Dernier ajout : 18 avril.
Taipei, Taiwan — The United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) has given the Buddhist Tzu Chi Foundation special consultative status, the Taiwanese humanitarian organization announced yesterday.
The 7th Conference Of The United Nations Day Of Vesak was officially ended yesterday.
Alongside China’s astonishing economic boom, an almost unnoticed religious boom has quietly been taking place in this secular country.
The center, part of a worldwide chain of such facilities, has been open for just about a year now, offering classes, open meditation sessions and free instruction for beginners.
1,247 Buddhist nuns and monks will gather for the Great Buddhist Festival to mark the 1000th anniversary of Thang Long-Hanoi scheduled to take place in Hanoi from July 27 to August 2.
Indologist Viktoria Lyssenko of the Russian Academy of Sciences Institute of Philosophy recently lectured at Kashmir University. She spoke to Aditi Bhaduri on Indology in Russia currently
Bernie Glassman, founder of Zen Peacemakers, has been a student of Zen for over 50 years. Since 1996, he have been leading Bearing Witness retreats in the Auschwitz concentration camp with people from all different faiths and nations.
Angelina Jolie believes in a universal creed and, hence, wants her children to equally respect all the religions of the world.
Barcelona and Spain defender Carles "Tarzan" Puyol who scored the only goal of the semi final against Germany to send his country into the first ever world cup final has a keen interest in Buddhism
Every day at 4 a.m. in the Kathmandu Valley, far from the birthplace of kung fu, 200 nuns of the Tibetan Buddhist Drukpa sect are said to assemble to throw punches.