Korean Buddhist Monk Pomnyun Sunim Wins 37th Niwano Peace Prize

Korean Buddhist Monk Pomnyun Sunim Wins 37th Niwano Peace Prize

The Niwano Peace Foundation announced on Monday that Seon (Zen) master Pomnyun Sunim* (법륜스님), who has earned renown in his native South Korea and around the world for his insightful yet accessible Dharma talks and accolades for his far-reaching humanitarian...
Earth Trusteeship Forum

Earth Trusteeship Forum

Earth Trusteeship: “All global citizens are equal trustees of the Earth” – for the wellbeing of future generations and the community of life Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, 19 – 21 July 2019 Introduction: Earth Trusteeship has been proposed as an...
Awakening Leadership Training programme 2019-2020

Awakening Leadership Training programme 2019-2020

Education needs to be re-envisioned to include the cultivation of wisdom, as well as learning to live in society and overcoming oppression and exploitation. For education to be more effective, it has to be dialogical, inclusive, and compassionate, and needs to heal...
Kerala Floods – Relief and Rehabilitation

Kerala Floods – Relief and Rehabilitation

Kerala is suffering its worst floods for 100 years. Hundreds of thousands have been displaced and are living in over 1,000 relief camps set up in the State. There have been a number of deaths and many serious injuries. Many are missing. The numbers are rising all the...