Category Archives: Theravada

Dhammaloka Project website is up

I would like to draw attention to a recently established website devoted to collecting information about the Irish Buddhist monk, U Dhammaloka. As the site itself describes, Dhammaloka was a fascinating and somewhat mysterious figure: This site records the hunt … Continue reading

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Photo essay on Wat Phra Thammakai

Foreign Policy has just published a photo essay on the Wat Phra Thammakai (Dhammakaya) movement in Thailand. The photos, taken by Luke Duggleby, are spectacular and document well the incredibly regimented and orderly nature of the movement’s mass rituals. The … Continue reading

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