An independent investigation into allegations against the Tibetan Buddhist teacher Sogyal Rinpoche, founder of the Rigpa community, has found that he committed acts of “serious physical, sexual, and emotional abuse.”
The 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje announced Monday that he plans to return to India following his year-long stay in the United States for medical reasons.
A Buddhist temple in Hancock County, Ohio was destroyed by fire on Friday night. No one was injured in the fire.
“Right here in this group of five, you have the whole picture,” said Glass of this year’s group of honorees.
The Great Wisdom Buddhist Institute has received government approval to build a Buddhist monastery that will house 1,400 nuns in Brudenell, Prince Edward Island, Canada.
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, LionsRoar.com assistant editor Lilly Greenblatt looks at the supernatural and (seemingly) ordinary magic of Buddhism.
Inspired by ancient Buddhist artwork on cave walls, Amanda Giacomini set out on a mission to paint 10,000 Buddhas all over America. Lilly Greenblatt tells her story.
Each Friday, we share three topical longreads in our Weekend Reader newsletter. This week, we celebrate His Holiness the Dalai Lama’s 83rd birthday.
The past week has seen an upwelling of outcry from Buddhist communities.
Jacqueline Stone, a Princeton University professor of religion specializing in Buddhism, has been elected a fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.