World Jan 21

FILE PHOTO: Buddhist monk Nhat Hanh walks among believers at a requiem mass at the Non Nuoc pagoda outside Hanoi
Influential Zen Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh dies at 95

The International Plum Village Community of Engaged Buddhism, a monastic governing body that the monk established, said Thich Nhat Hanh, known as Thay, or teacher, to his followers, passed away peacefully at Tu Hieu Temple in Hue, Vietnam.

Arts Feb 16

Photo: In Thailand, police surround a Buddhist temple

A woman trying to take her children to school is refused passage due to a police blockade in front of Wat Dhammakaya temple just north of Bangkok on February 16, 2017. Soldiers and police surrounded the Buddhist temple on Bangkok's…

May 30

Your holiday cheat sheet to Vesak Day

Although Buddhism is unlike any other religion (in that it does not require belief in a deity), it’s still got some of the classic markers — and the celebration of holidays is one of them. So here, as part of…