In April 2010, I interviewed a Tibetan monk named Yidam Kyap as part of the Tibet Oral History Project that documents the life stories of Tibetan elders living in exile.
The remains of a Buddhist monk have been found in mummy form sitting in Mongolia. While that may not seem overly strange or unique, the thing is that the monk was found to be sitting and meditating in the lotus position and early es... Read Post
Since March, the monks of Kirti have not been allowed to conduct their usual Buddhist rituals, but on May 15th, they received special permission to make an exception. Read Post