• European affairs February 21st, 2017

    National Buddhist Unions at the Council in Europe

    From 23rd – 29th of January 2017 delegates of the European Buddhist Union (EBU) experienced a busy and exciting week, in participating in the Session of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg.

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  • European affairs December 18th, 2016

    Meeting of the European Council of Religious Leaders with the EU on the challenges facing Europe

    The ECRL and the EU discussed among others mass migration and hate speech, and the possible roles religious leaders and inter-faith cooperation have in addressing these.

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  • European affairs November 19th, 2016

    Council of Europe’s Exchange on the religious dimension of intercultural dialogue

    This year’s exchange on the Religious Dimension of Intercultural Dialogue (in place since 2008) has been held again at the Council of Europe (CoE) in Strasbourg.

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  • Buddhism worldwide October 16th, 2016

    The 28th General Conference of the World Fellowship of Buddhists

    The 28th General Conference of the WFB was held in in Seoul, Republic of Korea 26 – 29 September 2016

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  • United Nations July 18th, 2016

    ‘Sexual minorities and the Buddhist Spiritual Path’ (UN, Geneva, June 2016)

    Michael Vermeulen offered a Buddhist perspective at this UNHR Conference on the rights to freedom of religion or belief and the rights of LGBTI persons.

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  • Member info July 16th, 2016

    Centro Zen L’Arco: Holding the Love in Our Hearts: Rome Gay Pride 2016

    Since 2012 Centro Zen L’Arco participates officially to the Gay Pride of Rome as a spiritual practice to manifest the Harmony of Difference and Equality. A report on the Rome Gay Pride 2016 by Dario Doshin Girolami.

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  • European affairs July 2nd, 2016

    Vox Europa: Summer 2016

    Report by Gabriela Frey on the summer session of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg, June 2016, including a side event on religion’s impact on gender equality.

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  • EBU activities June 23rd, 2016

    Berlin 2016: the first step in an ongoing process of EBU events …

    'Buddhism in Action - an EBU event' (April 2016) was a celebration of the richness of the dharma in Europe. The flowering of hard work done in the EBU over recent years ...

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  • Member info June 6th, 2016

    Jai Bhim: full version of the Ambedkar School film for free during BAM 2016

    Sajokaza is one of the poorest villages in Hungary. Bauer and Krammer were confronted with shocking pictures and stories of exclusion and hopelessness. But there is also a glimmer of hope: the Dr Ambedkar High School.

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  • Buddhist networks June 3rd, 2016

    Rainbow Sangha: 11 June, Rome: Dario Doshin Girolami invites you to join the Pride

    On Sat 11 June 2016, Centro Zen L'Arco will participate in the Gay Pride of Rome, manifesting the harmony of difference and equality.

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  • EBU activities April 18th, 2016

    Buddhism in Action

    a thank you message and some pictures of the EBU Event in Berlin, 1-3 April

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  • Buddhist networks February 10th, 2016

    Veggie Dharma: go 40 days without meat

    This secular initiative invites people to maintain a vegetarian or vegan diet for the 40 days of lent.

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