Thailand temple left empty after monks test +ve for methamphetamine

The monks have been sent to a health clinic to undergo drug rehabilitation, the official said.

published on : 1st December 2022

Footsteps of the Buddha: Monks from Bhutan on eight-day long trip to India

Bhutan is known for its Buddhist culture, where people's lives still revolve around the traditions associated with the religion.

published on : 23rd November 2022

Buddhist monks arrive for Dhauli Shanti Stupa celebrations

Ahead of it, hundreds of monks and Buddhist disciples singing Buddhist hymns took out a peace rally in the city starting from Raj Bhawan to Dhauli Stupa or Peace Pagoda on Thursday.

published on : 28th October 2022

Two monks in Tibet jailed for exercising right to freedom of expression

Dhargay and Rigtse are from Sershul County in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture. Both had been detained incommunicado for almost two years and sentenced on an unknown date in June this year.

published on : 29th August 2022

Pope urges Myanmar Buddhist clergy to tackle 'prejudice and hatred'

Some extremist Buddhist monks have spewed anti-Muslim hate speech in Myanmar for years, helping to calcify attitudes towards Rohingya Muslims.

published on : 29th November 2017

Jain couple's monkhood: Gujarat child rights panel seeks to know steps taken for future of daughter

The Gujarat child rights panel today sought a report from civil and police administration about steps taken by a Jain couple.

published on : 22nd September 2017

Baby daughter abandoned, Rs 100 crore property relinquished, Jain couple to turn monks

The couple have been making plans and living apart since their daughter Ibhya was an eight-month-old baby.

published on : 16th September 2017