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China Issues First Buddhist Edict Protecting Wildlife

Calling upon all Buddhists around the country, the China Buddhist Association has issued a landmark declaration for Buddhists to “obey rules and laws on wildlife protection, to refrain from participating in any killing or trade of wildlife.” Furthermore, the edict requests Chinese Buddhists to “refuse to buy and use wildlife products such as ivory and […]

January 13th

Bangladesh Finds Christian & Muslim Unity in Abraham

In Bangladesh this past weekend, Christians extended the banner of peace to Muslims celebrating Eid al Adha, or The Feast of Sacrifice. Every year during Eid al Adha Muslims practice “Korbani,” the sacrifice of animals, in commemoration of Prophet Abraham’s willingness to obey God’s command. The ritual is a beautiful expression of God’s mercy, generating […]

October 8th