of Buddhist Studies in Ceylon, Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam,
China and Japan. Prof. P.V. Bapat and Dr.
on sale. Manpreet Singh
of Buddhist terminology at the background of Chinese traditional thoughts.
the Order of Nuns to the Theravaadin Tradition.
in Action. Manpreet Singh
famous Buddhas under death sentence. (AFP, Feb 26)
ancient statues: Taliban leader. (AFP, Feb 27)
breaking stones only: Taliban. (Agencies,
Attack on Buddhist Heritage Raises Outcry. Manpreet
go ahead and blast Buddha’s statues. (Agencies, March
to destroy world's tallest Buddha statue. (AP,
begins pulling down statues, VHP vows retaliation. (Agencies,
moves to save Buddhas. (AFP, March 1)
concerned over Taliban decree. (The Times of India
News Service, March 1)
offers to transfer Buddha artifacts. (The
Times of India and PTI, March 2)
leaders condemn Taliban destruction. (PTI, March 2)
smash ancient statues, defy world appeals. (Reuter,
launch tank, rocket attacks on Buddha statues. (AFP,
reacts in horror as Taliban begin rampage. (AFP,
chief sends special envoy to Kabul. (AFP, March
Lama laments statues' destruction. (The Times
of India, March 2)
Taliban using 'any weapon they find' to get Buddha.
(Agencies , March 2)
urges world leaders to stop Taliban demolition.
(PTI , March 2)
workers demonstrate against Taliban. (PTI, March
joins protests. (AP, March 2)
in Pak on Taliban's action. (IANS, March 2)
envoy condemns Taliban crusade. (Maneesh Pandey
, March 2)
lovers scream it's cultural carnage. (Maneesh
Pandey , March 2)
can't sleep, says the man who helped save the Buddhas.
(Kota Neelima , March 2)
PM writes to world leaders on statue demolition. (PTI,
Statues Models for Asia's Giant Buddhas. (Tom
Heneghan, March 2)
Taliban Defy Condemnation, Blast Buddhas.
(Sayed Salahuddin, March 2)
Taliban, PM urges world leaders. (The
Times of India News Service, March 3)
launch efforts to save Buddha statues. (Agencies , March
are demolishing Buddhas piece by piece: Taliban.
(Reuters/AFP , March 3)
Buddhas bypassed in southeast Asian front.
(Harvey Stockwin, March 3)
statues lose head, legs. (Agencies, March
Says Smashes Major Afghan Statue Collection.
Buddhists Condemn Taliban Destruction. (Reuters
of Buddha Statues in Afghanistan Unclear. (Reutor,
Asks Taliban for Statues. (AP, March 3)
Buddhists, Hindus condemn Taliban action.
(IANS, March 4)
will be destroyed: Taliban minister. (Agencies,
want to be taken seriously. (Siddharth Varadarajan,
Taliban is a state of mind. (Jyotirmaya Sharma,
page of history has been torn. (Maneesh
Pandey, March 4)
is the world helpless? (Mona Mehta,
demolish Buddha statues. (AP, March 4)
for Buddhas as Taliban send mixed messages. (AFP,
the Taliban stand to gain. (Sreedhar, March 4)
the Taliban are doing it. (Siddharth Varadarajan,
fall to Taliban savagery. (Agencies, March 4)
demolish ancient statues. Linda Fasulo and
reject UNESCO plea over statues: Report. (AFP, March
to seek UN resolution against Taliban. (AFP, March
chief firm on destroying Buddha statues.
(AFP, March 5)
Buddhas a greater loss for India. Sudha Passi
misunderstood Islamic sayings on heritage' (March
5) Maneesh Pandey
intellectuals condemn Taliban. (March 5)
The Times of India News Service
all over for Bamyan Buddhas. (Agencies,
Dal warns of backlash to Taliban action. (PTI, March
chief seeks support from Muslim world. (AFP, March
thumbs nose at global outcry. (AFP / PTI,
gallery: Taliban destroying all Buddha statues in Afghanistan.
under siege. The Times of India
the Taliban are doing it. (March 6)
the Taliban stand to gain. (March 6) Sreedhar
urges Taliban to halt destruction of statues.
(IANS, March 7)
rule out compromise on giant Buddhas. (Reuters,
flays Taliban action on statues. (PTI)
Eid, Taliban dynamite Buddhas. (AFP, March
demolitions raise dust in cyberspace. (March
8) Ashwani Talwar
Council slams Buddha destruction.
(AP, March 8)
assails Taliban's act. (IANS, March
of human heritage: Taliban worst culprit in history.
Buddhas. (The Tribute Editorial, March
PM to travel to Pak in bid to save statues.
(AP, March 9)
takes up Buddha's cause.
hopeful of getting Taliban to reverse decision.
behead Buddha statues. (Reuters, March
blow head off larger Buddha statue.
(AFP, March 9)
Buddha Smiles. The Times of India
Taliban Terror: India's Record is not Spotless.
Swami Agnivesh & Valson Thampu
us all react, but with compassion. Lama Doboom
for the Buddha: While Hunger, Deaths Stalk Afghans.
Another Frankenstein’s monster. Vir Sanghvi
to send envoy to Afghanistan to save statues.
(AP, March 9)
minister to try to stop demolition of Buddha statues.
(PTI, March 9)
Vandalism. The Times of India
statues destroyed "completely," Buddhists react differently.
(March 10) Manpreet Singh
at Bamiyan. (March 10)
had promised to protect Bamiyan Buddhas. (March 10)
Buddhas almost destroyed: Taliban. (AFP,
statues impermanent: Should Buddhists keep mum? Manpreet
Lesson on Cyber-Buddhism. Pst. Gerald
Evangelism into the 21st Century.
Pst. Gerald Chen Hsiongcai
Blooms Amid the Forests of the Catskills. Terence Neilan
Teabreak with Chief Ven. Dr K Sri Dhammananda. A BNN Interview
compendium of Dhamma: Vesak Sirisara 2545/2001.
warned of bogus monks. Faridah Begum & Hwa Mei Shen
Vice President Visits Tibetan Buddhist Temple.
China People's Daily
Japan panel urges stronger cultural asset protection.
The Japan Times
in the valley of the Buddhas.
prof. says 'No' to Sri Lanka child monks. Kyodo News
Buddhism in Europe. Ven. Bhikkhu Bodhi
Lhasa': Tibetan spirit endures in the Dalai Lama's Indian home.
sites, relics indicate Christ beat Buddha to Japan.
The Japan Times
Bogus Menace: Public needs to be empowered to eliminate "bogus monks"
Birthplace Threatened by Dam. The Associated Press
monks struggle with drug addiction. The National
Kandy Esala perahera - a meditation. Dhammawardane Halliyadde
Lanka's Buddhist clergy want to ban conversion to Christianity.
The Radio Australia
monk raises Tamil orphans. Inter Press Service
Kandy Esala Perahera. Lake House News
Child Ordination and the Rights of Children. The
Associated Newspapers of Ceylon
seeks Dalai’s blessings for "Ashoka" The
with the Buddhas of Angkor. The Guardian
the Buddha's birthing pool. The Guardian Post
nun Tenzin Palmo spent 12 years alone in the Himalayas.
The National Post
envoy leads rescue of endangered Afghan Assets.
The Kyodo New
spiritual leader offers insights. Bangkok
Buddhism’s Past Glory. Krishna
University team finds Kannon pillar in Cambodia.
Buddhism on the Internet. Venerable Pannyavaro
monks of Shaolin Buddhist monks pass on ancient martial art to young.
Living Dhamma Seminar. The Dhamma Times
last tour stop for monks: Tibetans to create ancient art inside local business.
benefactors - local couple conduct worldwide relief drive.
The Dhamma Times & Religion Journal
master says conversion is never instant.
The Dallas Morning News
master enthralls devotees. The Dallas Morning
monk first, a CEO second. The Straits Times &
The Dhamma Times
of Hindus convert to Buddhism in India racism protest.
The Associated Press
Asia's largest sitting Buddha opens in Kelantan.
to donate golden casket to Dalada Maligawa
to Monk Lankanew
Chief Monk Brand US Attacks "Heartless and Mindless" The Buddhist
Dalai Lama's letter to the President of the United States of America
The Dhamma Times & The Dalail Lama's Office
Nhat Hanh: What I would say to Osama Bin laden ? Interview
by Ann A. Simpkinson
blooms in Little Lhasa
by Krishna Kumar V.R
won “The Best Religion In The World” award
around the world
DALITS CONVERT TO BUDDHISM
PRESS: 50,000 Dalits
At yet another historic mass conversion rally
Indian Dalits renounce Hinduism and seek emancipation from the oppressive
caste system through Buddhism in New Delhi. Budhism Today brings this historic
event and its sidelights live to you. Text and pictures by Manpreet
Dalits convert to a new home: Times News Network
million low-caste Hindus to convert to Buddhism by David Orr
Outcasts Embrace Buddhism in India by
Covert to Buddhism in India by
30,000 lower-caste Hindus convert to Buddhism in Delhi ceremony