Wynn Bruce, a climate activist and Buddhist, set himself on fire in front of the U.S. Supreme Court on Earth Day.
The Buddhist teacher had returned to his native Vietnam to live out the rest of his days.
People of faith around the world are turning to prayer during the Covid-19 pandemic. But why exactly do we pray? It turns out, prayer isn’t just about religion. And while the ways people pray vary widely, the basic human need to reach out to something outside of ourselves is universal.
Being with my own thoughts this closely, for this many days, can be excruciatingly uncomfortable.
A new law gives undocumented Hindus, Buddhists, Christian, and other religious minorities a pathway to citizenship, but excludes Muslims.
The Buddhist leader also rehashed past controversial comments about refugees in his latest BBC interview.
The 83-year-old Buddhist leader is recovering at a hospital in Dharmsala, India.
The president left out the religion the holiday is historically rooted in.
The rules ban religious groups from seeking converts, distributing texts, or livestreaming sermons online.
Beijing abbot Shi Xuecheng is a well-known religious leader in China.