The "spirit" of unused paid leaves will be mourned, and then "purified" by a priest’s prayers.
Buddhist night festivals are infamous for mistreating elephants, whose legs are shackled and stabbed during the parades.
I spent the day with the Dharma Action Network For Climate Engagement and went on a meditation protest.
Takashi Murakami’s 2012 “Split” is a brilliant anomaly for an artist who otherwise says, “I’m utterly vulgar.”
"Being a practitioner of Buddhism, we sit around and meditate a lot—and that's free."
"I just felt shattered. I had a job, a wife, and two beautiful children, and yet I felt that I would never experience joy again.”
Discussing games and reincarnation with Monks at Wat Chedi Luang in Chiang Mai, Thailand.
Photographer Yani Clarke spent a month documenting life and death at Nepal's Pashupatinath Temple, where more than 40 bodies are incinerated every day.