All Posts Tagged With: "Buddhism"

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Dalai Lama Denied Russian Visa

Buddhist leaders in Kalmytkia say that the Russian Foreign Ministry has turned down their request for a visa to allow the Dalai Lama to visit the country, citing the current anniversary of China and Russia’s shared WWII victory.

Apr 26, 2010 | Continued
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Prison Guard Fired for Being Buddhist

A prison guard in Nizhny Novgorod is claiming that he was fired because prison officials were scared of him for being a Buddhist, citing Buddhist swastika iconography and his abstention from using alcohol and tobacco.

Jan 20, 2010 | Continued