Category Archives: Asia Pacific

Hundreds of Homes of Indigenous Buddhists Burned Down by Bengali Settlers…………in BANGLADESH

Indigenous Buddhist communities in Bangladesh’s Chittagong Hill Tracts (CHT)* have once again come under attack from Bengali Muslim settlers in the region. Local media reported that on 2 June, more than 200 homes of indigenous communities in Longadu, Rangamati Hill … Continue reading

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Christian Evangelist Comperes at Global Buddhist Event!

Concerned Buddhists are raising the question as to why a Christian fundamentalist, Arun Dias Bandaranaike (Jehovah’s Witness) was invited to compere at the most important international Buddhist event on May 12? Could not the organizers find a Buddhist to be … Continue reading

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VHP seeks anti-conversion law in Jharkhand

RANCHI: After a large number of tribals reportedly converted to Christianity in Jharkhand’s Gumla district, the Vishwa Hindu Parishad (VHP) has sought an anti-conversion law in the state. “Anti conversion law should be formulated in Jharkhand. Christian missionaries are silently … Continue reading

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Unethical Practices : Hijacking Buddhist Architecture and Projecting as Christian! by Shenali D. Waduge

Four hundered and fifty (450) years of foreign invasion & occupation, 133 years of British rule cannot replace 2300 years of Sinhala Buddhist rule but they keep trying and gaining ground too. 67 years of post-independence where former colonies remain … Continue reading

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WHY IS POPE FRANCIS VISITING BUDDHIST SRI LANKA – A HIDDEN AGENDA?

Pope Francis is due to make a three-day visit to Buddhist-majority Sri Lanka with the highlight of the visit being the canonization of Joseph Vaz, an Indian born 17th century Catholic missionary who spent most of his life in Sri … Continue reading

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VICTIMS OF FRANCIS XAVIER OPPOSE THE PUBLIC DISPLAY OF HIS CORPSE, DEMAND RETURN TO FRANCE

“The continued preservation of Xavier’s corpse in India is an insult to India, and must be dispatched to Portugal as soon as possible. History records his barbarism in quite graphic detail. In the name of Holy Inquisition, Francis Xavier perpetrated … Continue reading

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The Catholic Church – A Religious Entity or a Corporate?

Did You Know? • The Church is the LARGEST owner of agricultural land in India • Is the second RICHEST employer after Government • Its funds equal the Indian Navy’s annual budget!!! Source: ShankNaad

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Discrimination in the Catholic Church

Dalit Christians in India “… continue to face segregation in cemeteries…practice untouchability and are compelled to drop caste names,” said Kudanthai Arasan of the Viduthalai Tamil Puligal Katch http://www.thehindu.com/news/national/dalit-catholics-petition-vatican-against-discrimination/article6694525.ece?homepage=true

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Pastor of Agape Children’s Home Arrested for Allegedly using Children to Slaughter Animals

The pastor of the children’s home at Tissamaharama, Bogahapelessa has been arrested by the police.  The main allegation in the reports was that children were used to slaughter animals. The alleged pastor has been running the particular children’s home for a … Continue reading

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Buddhists in Sri Lanka Getting a Raw Deal! – A CHRISTIAN

It is always the same. Buddhists are the aggressors when they are actually the victims.  Evangelists are proselytizing and exploiting the poverty of the rural people and luring them into church will promises of material benefits including employment. Then, when … Continue reading

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