The Gandharan Buddhist manuscripts are leading scholars to rethink the origins of Mahayana Buddhism. Richard Salomon looks at what we can learn from the recently-unearthed texts.
The new documentary film “Carving the Divine” offers a rare look at the lives and artistic process of traditional Japanese wood carvers.
The Buddhist foundation Tzu Chi USA held a grand opening for its new Tzu Chi Center for Compassionate Relief in New York City.
On Tuesday, Indian lawmakers made significant administrative changes to the contested region of Kashmir, India.
The statues, which were likely stolen in 2001, were intercepted while being smuggled into the United Kingdom in 2002.
Today marks the 30th birthday of the Panchen Lama, who disappeared when he was six years old.
We are all one and the same. This is the experience of Zen. So teaches Shodo Harada Roshi in his book of original calligraphies.
Researchers in Japan used facial analysis software to analyze the enigmatic expression of a 1200-year-old Buddhist masterpiece.
Designed to explain Buddhist teachings in an easy-to-understand way, creators hope the robot will boost temple visitor numbers.
The ban coincides with multiple politically significant dates in Tibet.