Number of women religious in US falls below 50,000
The number of women religious in the United States has fallen below 50,000, according to a new report from the…......

10/17/2014

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev acknowledges contributions of Buddhism to strengthen dialogue between communities
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev acknowledges contributions of Buddhism to strengthen dialogue between communities
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev congratulated the Patriarch of the Traditional Buddhist Sangha of Russia Khambo Lama Damba Ayusheeva on occasion of 250th founding…......

10/01/2014

Korean Buddhist organization builds agricultural hi-tech school in Africa
Korean Buddhist organization builds agricultural hi-tech school in Africa
Most Venerable Jasung, Chief of Korean Jogye Zen Buddhist Sect informed that the general design of the project for building…......

09/12/2014

Vietnamese children in Singapore celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival
Vietnamese children in Singapore celebrate the Mid-Autumn Festival
On September 6th, 2014, Vietnamese children living in Singapore gathered at the Embassy to celebrate the traditional Mid-Autumn Festival ......

09/10/2014

Moscow to Get 2 Buddhist Temples
Moscow to Get 2 Buddhist Temples
Construction will begin on two Buddhist temples in Moscow this fall, one of which will be dedicated to Buddhists killed in World War II.......

09/08/2014

Hong Kong ordains three new auxiliary bishops
Hong Kong ordains three new auxiliary bishops
On August 30th, 2014, Cardinal John Tong Hon of Hong Kong ordained Father Joseph Ha Chi-shing, Stephen Lee Bun-sang and…......

09/08/2014

Iran 'backs US military contacts' to fight Islamic State
Iran 'backs US military contacts' to fight Islamic State
Iran's Supreme Leader has approved co-operation with the US as part of the fight against Islamic State (IS) in Iraq,…......

09/06/2014

Sistine Chapel Choir is scheduled to tour Asia
Sistine Chapel Choir is scheduled to tour Asia
The Sistine Chapel choir, one of the oldest religious choirs in the world, is scheduled to perform several Asian cities…......

09/06/2014