Buddhist translator Scott Wellenbach won more than $650,000 playing poker. He’s giving it all away to charity.
Scott Neeson found his heart—and life’s true riches—in a Phnom Penh garbage dump. Lindsay Kyte profiles the founder of the Cambodian Children’s Fund.
The promise came in a letter from Chan and husband Mark Zuckerberg to their newborn daughter, Max.
The Taiwan-based Buddhist volunteer relief organization Tzu Chi has been in the news lately, expanding its Canadian operations.
The Dalai Lama is serious about integrating science into traditional Buddhist monastic education.
The BBC profiled what it termed “Taiwan’s new-age Buddhists.” The piece documented a trend toward charitable works.
The Dalai Lama has directed that $100,000 of the event’s proceeds be donated to the Dalai Lama Fellows, a San Francisco-based initiative.
The Dalai Lama Trust has announced a $1 million gift to the Mind & Life Institute to help with administrative costs.
Jan Willis reports on a fundraiser to help preserve 13 unique statues of female practitioners at a Thai nunnery.
Joshua Eaton asks: “Why is it that Buddhists are always talking about compassion but aren’t providing shelter for those in need?”