Tag Archives: Thailand

New Buddhist Institute in Europe

One of the less discussed modes in which transnational Buddhist connections and interactions are taking place globally is through education, particularly university-level institutions. Increasingly we are seeing the organisation of Buddhist education at a global scale through organisations like the … 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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