Follow-Up: More Links on Violence and Burmese Buddhist Communities

Time Magazine just announced that the cover story of its July 1st issue is focused on conservative Burmese Buddhists and the violence occurring against Muslims across the country.  The full article requires a log-in, but the beautiful photo spread is free.  The photographs are of the more radical Buddhist communities called the 969 Buddhist National Movement and led by the monk Wirathu in Mandalay.

Straying From the Middle Way: Extremist Buddhist Monks Target Religious Minorities

When Buddhists Go Bad (Feature Article)

When Buddhists Go Bad: Photographs by Adam Dean


~ by responsiblenomad on June 21, 2013.

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