World

Rekrutacja

Polska Sangha dopiero raczkuje. Niemniej jednak dostępne są dwie formy praktyki: udział w dorocznej pielgrzymce tudong oraz praktyka w indyjskim zakonie Fardapur, a dla znających komunikatywnie język angielski, także w klasztorze w ...

Ancient Buddhist Statues Come Back to Life

Ancient Buddhist Statues Come Back to Life Thanks to University of Chicago Researchers. Researchers from the University of Chicago’s Oriental Institute are working with conservators from the National Museum of Afghanistan to repair some of the ...

Pielgrzymka – Malta

Powstał projekt pielgrzymki na Maltę.Jeżeli jesteście zainteresowani liczymy na waszą samodzielność i zaangażowanie jak i świadome uczestniczenie w tej wyprawie.Jeżeli jesteście gotowi doświadczyć skromnego życia mnicha, serdecznie zapraszamy. ...

Ratnasuri obituary

My friend Ratnasuri, who has died aged 96, led a conventional life as Beryl Carey until she converted to Buddhism and entered the Triratna order at the age of 60. Two years later, in 1985, she found herself going down a bumpy track to ...

Thailand’s ‘rebel’ female monks

Women aren't allowed to be ordained as monks in Thailand - but some women have instead been ordained abroad, and have returned to the country to live as female monks. It began with Dhammananda, the woman who founded this temple, who was the ...

Thailand’s monks are tackling obesity

The quest to discover why nearly half of the Buddhist monks in Thailand are overweight could benefit the rest of us.Source: CNN

Dhammananda Bhikkhuni among 100 Influential Women of 2019

The BBC has named Dhammananda Bhikkhuni, Thailand’s first female monk, among its list of the world’s 100 most inspiring and influential women of 2019, which draws on the achievements and accomplishments of influential and notable women from across ...

Thailand’s rebel female Buddhist monks defying tradition

‘I’m going to overcome this obstacle and become ordained like I’ve always wanted,’ says Boodsabann Chanthawong​, one of hundreds of women donning the saffron robe. Athit Perawongmetha​ follows their journey from novice devotee to ordained monk. ...

Dalai Lama apologises for comments about women

The Dalai Lama has apologised for controversial comments about the possibility of a woman succeeding him. Speaking to the BBC last month, the Tibetan spiritual leader said that any future female Dalai Lama should be "attractive". He had been ...

Pacifists no more: Militant Buddhism is on the march in Sri Lanka

As the tectonic plates of Buddhism and Islam collide around the world, some monks feel they have no choice but to turn to nationalism to protect themselves. The Buddhist abbot is sitting cross-legged in his monastery, fulminating against the ...

Register New Account

Specify Instagram App ID and Instagram App Secret in Super Socializer > Social Login section in admin panel for Instagram Login to work

Name (required)
Reset Password