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Buddhist Muslim Relations

Buddhist, Muslim Leaders Push For Peace In Conflict Areas

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 03.20.2015 | Religion

Buddhist and Muslim leaders in South and Southeast Asia are working to spread a message of peace and dialogue as interreligious conflict continues to ...

Who Are the Rohingya Muslims, And Why Should We Care?

Engy Abdelkader | Posted 07.19.2013 | Religion
Engy Abdelkader

The U.N. has long characterized the Rohingya Muslims, a religious and ethnic minority community numbering approximately 1 million in Myanmar, as one of the world's most persecuted minorities.

Foundations For Muslim-Buddhist Interfaith Dialogue

Aamir Hussain | Posted 06.15.2013 | Religion
Aamir Hussain

Muslim-Buddhist dialogue may be difficult, but it is becoming increasingly necessary as tensions between Muslims and Buddhists worldwide escalate. Dialogue focused around morality, ethics and values can be an extraordinary avenue for intercultural exchange.

Formation Of Buddhist-Muslim Fault Line Should Not Be Allowed

Amb. Ufuk Gokcen | Posted 02.27.2013 | Religion
Amb. Ufuk Gokcen

Even though they may be a minority, there are radical Buddhist elements in Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand who all reject the idea that Muslim minorities can be a part of their nations.

Buddhists Monks Against Humanitarian Aid?

Krystina Friedlander | Posted 10.02.2012 | Religion
Krystina Friedlander

The same monks who campaigned against a brutal former regime are advocating against a stateless people, for what appears to be no other reason than their race and religion. How can we make sense of this, and where do we go from here?

A Blessing from the Dalai Lama

Eboo Patel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Eboo Patel

Then the Dalai Lama got serious. He spoke of his sadness that the image of Islam is all violence. This was not his experience with Muslims or his understanding of their faith, and he was especially concerned about the isolation this image was causing.