church and state

Temple at Ta Prohm (detail)

The Monks Who Forgot How

Can Buddhists in Cambodia relearn a murdered tradition?

koresh

Righting Waco: Confessions of a Hollywood Propagandist

The author of a prime time apocalypse ponders ratings, truth and redemption.

Some taller than the Statue of Liberty, stone Buddhas have stood watch over the Bamiyan Valley for over 1500 years.

Taliban Kills Buddha

Islam takes on Buddhism in Afghanistan. A nervous art world attempts to referee. Buddha laughs.

Kinkakuji Temple, Kyoto

Princessing Lessons

No need for jumbo-jets full of pre-pubescent sex slaves, Japan’s Great Goddess has arrived.

Killing the Buddha

The Divine Economy

Faith-Based Initiative: “Will religion rule the White House, or is Bush offering an IPO of the Lord?”