Dharma activity in the republic where freedom of religion became law only in 2015, some 14 years after the country became independent from Russia in 1991
Supreme Court grants a stay of execution to Buddhist inmate, a giant Buddha statue lands in rural Canada, and Vietnam cracks down on “scam” ceremonies. Tricycle looks back at the events of this week in the Buddhist world.
In Lowell, Massachusetts, a sex-tape scandal involves neither unscrupulous celebrities nor hapless victims of disgruntled exes, but a Buddhist temple, a monk, and a community organizer with some shady finances. The city’s Cambodian community has been rocked by the recording of prominent community leader Maya Men having sex with a monk—in a temple. Both Men […]