Tagged With Buddhism

I paid $41 to sleep overnight at a Buddhist temple in South Korea, and after a month of staying in hostels and hotels it remains my favourite deal for travellers


Inside Shaolin Monastery, the home of kung fu and Zen Buddhism, where thousands of boys as young as 5 train to be martial arts masters


The coach of the Thai soccer team stuck in a cave taught the boys to meditate to conserve energy



A day in the life of 'the happiest man in the world' -- a Buddhist monk who wakes at dawn to watch the sunrise, owns only a few pieces of clothing, and spends hours wishing happiness for others


Brutal images show the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar that the US just called 'ethnic cleansing'


I spent 10 days using the popular mindfulness app Headspace -- and wasn't convinced



This school in Thailand is made entirely out of earth and bamboo


The 'dogs from the cellar' is a perfect metaphor to explain how your childhood still influences your relationships today


This animated map shows how religion spread across the world


This animated map shows how religion spread across the world


Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff relies on the same Zen Buddhist concept that propelled Steve Jobs to success


This animated map shows how religion spread across the world



This beautiful Buddhist temple hangs off the side of a cliff more than 10,000 feet above sea level


This animated map shows how religion spread across the world


A 69-year-old monk who scientists call the 'world's happiest man' explains how he deals with stress


We asked the Dalai Lama about the greatest threats to the world



We asked the Dalai Lama how to deal with conflict around the world


This animated map shows how religion spread across the world


14 books Steve Jobs always turned to for inspiration


Hanging out with 'the world's happiest man' taught me something profound about human nature