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Buddhism

The temple of the Dhamma farangs

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While elsewhere in Thailand foreign tourists at 3am might walk home from a night out at the many entertainment spots the country has to...
Myanmar’s punks break silence on religious violence

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Nothing strengthens authority so much as silence, and nothing is more anti-authoritarian than punks who break that silence. Myanmar’s issue is far bigger than its...
Myanmar bans TIME Magazine over ‘Buddhist Terror’ cover story

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Myanmar has banned the July 2013 issue of TIME Magazine which bears the words “The Face of Buddhist Terror”, its front page displaying the...

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A video clip of three Thai Buddhist monks riding in a private jet has gone viral on the Internet, prompting many people in Thailand...
Thailand ponders launch of Buddhist bank

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The Thai government is in the initial stages of drafting a bank after Buddhist principles as a special-purpose financial institution similar to the Islamic...