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1. learning | 23 Sep 2011
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» Buddhist monks are supposed to live peaceful lives, setting an example for the ordinary people they serve. Thus, residents living around a temple have reacted angrily to a dispute involving monks there.
2. learning | 18 Aug 2011
» Development monks help their poor communities with economic and educational needs, living examples of why monks still matter.
3. news | 20 Jan 2015
» A once-popular Buddhist temple in Nakhon Sawan has been left abandoned and overgrown for almost a year after its former abbot and monks left to start families.
4. news | 17 Dec 2014
» The National Human Rights Commissioner (NHRC) has offered to mediate the dispute between the Sangha Supreme Council and Bhikkhunis, or female monks, to ensure freedom of religion is upheld.
5. news | 10 Dec 2014
» Thousands of Cambodians, including Buddhist monks and garment workers, on Wednesday rallied across the capital calling for respect for human rights and the release of a group of jailed land activists.
6. news | 03 Dec 2014
» Nineteen Cambodian monks were arrested and defrocked Tuesday in Phuket after police found them to be in Thailand illegally and soliciting donations.
7. news | 02 Dec 2014
» An influential party of Buddhist monks warned Tuesday of violence during Sri Lanka's upcoming presidential election, two weeks after it defected from the coalition government.
8. learning | 10 Jul 2014
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» Should monks be flying on broomsticks around the grounds of their temple?
9. learning | 10 Jun 2014
» Lee Craker is a professional photographer who moved to rural Thailand several years ago. This has resulted in a remarkable photographic study of rural Thai monks.
10. learning | 27 Sep 2013
» According the rules of conduct (Vinaya) monks cannot even touch money. At Buddhadasa Bhikkhu's Suan Mokh forest monastery finances handled transparently by a foundation.