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What are the good things during the COVID-19 situation?

What are the good things during the COVID-19 situation?

A talk by Ven. Phra Paisal Visalo 16 March 2020 Organized by We Oneness, SHDM Foundation and Thai Health Fund In the past, we thought that we were winning against viruses because we had developed antibiotics and vaccines that prevented diseases such as smallpox that...

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 2019Introduction: Earth Trusteeship has been proposed as an overarching...

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...

MEET THE FEMALE MONKS FIGHTING FOR SPIRITUAL EQUALITY

MEET THE FEMALE MONKS FIGHTING FOR SPIRITUAL EQUALITY

    When the nation began mourning King Bhumibol after his death late last year, several dozen robed women entered the long queue to pay their respects at the Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall where his body lay in state. They were led by Dhammananda, who was...

Buddhist Leadership Training Programme

Buddhist Leadership Training Programme

Towards A New Paradigm of Spiritual Growth For Ecology Sustainability and Social justice (1st September 2016 – 10th March 2017) If you are a committed spiritual practioner and want to work for social change this 6-month course is for you. It will provide a break from...

Mindful Markets Social Enterprise Course

Mindful Markets Social Enterprise Course

TOA invites you to join Mindful Markets Social Enterprise Course from 23rd August – 4th September, 2016. The course aims to inspire the concept of mindful markets social enterprises through the process of sharing and learning experiences and skills from successful...

Social Engagement and Liberation

Social Engagement and Liberation

Social Engagement and Liberation Nagaloka, Nagpur, India — 11th-14th October 2016 The International Network of Engaged Buddhists (INEB) and Nagaloka, in partnership with Deer Park and the Karuna Trust, invite you to a conference celebrating the 60th anniversary...