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  1. Hindus constitute about 12 percent of Sri Lanka's 21 million population, which is mainly

    Sri Lanka to ban animal sacrifices at Hindu temples

  2. Thai cave boys enter monkhood (3)

    Thai cave boys adopt saffron robes of Buddhist novices to honour dead rescuer

    Eleven boys from a football team, rescued from a flooded Thai cave in a drama that gripped global audiences, were ordained as Buddhist novices on ...
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    Beloved princes: Boys become Buddhist novices in Thailand

  4. Statues are seen after being discovered and unveiled to the public, during a ceremony at the Buddhi

    Pakistan unveils 1,700-year-old sleeping Buddha, evoking diverse heritage

    Pakistan unveiled the remains of a 1,700-year-old sleeping Buddha image on Wednesday, part of an initiative to encourage tourism and project ...
  5. FILE PHOTO - The Great Victory Royal Chariot is pictured before a funeral rehearsal for late Thaila

    Thailand's Buddhist monks order reforms ahead of royal transition

    Under growing pressure from Thailand's military government, and their own religious bodies, Buddhist monks have launched a fresh round of reforms ...
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    Thailand reinstates chief of national Buddhism office

  7. Myanmar Ramadan 1

    Myanmar's Muslims mark Ramadan out in the cold

    Last month the madrassas in eastern Yangon were closed down by a Buddhist nationalist mob, one of a growing number of raids by resurgent ...
  8. Qingming eco guidelines 1

    Eco-friendly guidelines issued for Qingming Festival

    Also known as Tomb-Sweeping Day, Qingming Festival is a time for Buddhist and Taoist devotees to pay respects to their ancestors.
  9. killing in Thai south

    Hundreds march as shooting of boy shocks Thai south

    The death toll in Thailand's insurgency-torn south rose Thursday after suspected militants ambushed the car of a deputy village headman, shooting ...
  10. Religious education MOU

    Religious institutes sign agreement on inter-faith education

    The S Rajaratnam School of International Studies will work with the Buddhist College of Singapore, the Hindu Centre, MUIS Academy, the St Francis ...