Rappler's latest stories on Buddhist monks
Akinobu Tatsumi Tatsumi isn't your typical Buddhist monk. He has long hair, tied in a ponytail, and fancies himself as a human beatbox – a genre also steeped in hip hop culture.
UPDATED It is the latest in a spate of murders of religious minorities and secular activists in Bangladesh
A draft of the bill published in December laid out a web of rules governing marriage between Buddhist women and men of other faiths
In Puerto Princesa Palawan a Buddhist monk helps solve people’s problems by logging onto Facebook and finding connections
The Buddhist monks will pray at the Quirino Grandstand – the site of the hostage drama – for 12 hours on August 9 for the victims and for the greater good of the Philippines
The revered Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara died of a blood infection following recent surgery for an intestinal infection
Our spiritual practice can be there at any moment as we cultivate the energy of mindfulness and concentration