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by Kusala
Thu Dec 14, 2017 9:15 pm
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Buddhism and Islam in Asia: A Long and Complicated History
Replies: 78
Views: 1595

Re: Buddhism and Islam in Asia: A Long and Complicated History

... That article appears to be wrong. I don't see any mention of Nalanda being destroyed in recent years. See the timeline here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nalanda_University#Timeline I like Nalanda Univ., I even have a license plate frame commemorating Nalanda, but it is not the first universit...
by Kusala
Wed Dec 13, 2017 10:01 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 86
Views: 1598

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Dr. Jacques P. Leider: " ...Rohingya is not an ethnic concept."

History Behind Rakhine State Conflict

https://www.irrawaddy.com/from-the-arch ... flict.html
by Kusala
Wed Dec 13, 2017 9:00 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 86
Views: 1598

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Committee to report Rohingya refugees for false rape claims

http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2015 ... laims.html
by Kusala
Wed Dec 13, 2017 7:05 am
Forum: Connections to Other Paths
Topic: Buddhism and Islam in Asia: A Long and Complicated History
Replies: 78
Views: 1595

Re: Buddhism and Islam in Asia: A Long and Complicated History

What's interesting is the fact that there are hundreds of thousands of Rohingya refugees in Muslim countries such as Pakistan and Saudi Arabia, but they aren't given citizenship...but a Buddhist country is supposed to? UN committee urges Myanmar to give citizenship to Rohingyas http://abcnews.go.co...
by Kusala
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:45 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Pope and the Muslim Card: Pity the Buddhists and Hindus of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine
Replies: 4
Views: 156

Pope and the Muslim Card: Pity the Buddhists and Hindus of the Chittagong Hill Tracts and Rakhine

http://moderntokyotimes.com/?p=8106 "Decade after decade the indigenous Buddhists and Hindus of both regions face Islamization by stealth. Hence, it was hoped that the Pope would raise awareness because various indigenous groups feel abandoned internationally. Instead, the Pope, just like the mass W...
by Kusala
Wed Dec 06, 2017 7:28 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 86
Views: 1598

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Kim OHara wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:23 pm
Okay ... :focus:

Please add this to your reading list, Kusala. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-12-06/m ... ys/9230366.

:namaste:
Kim


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by Kusala
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:47 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 86
Views: 1598

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

Kim OHara wrote:
Tue Dec 05, 2017 11:23 pm
Okay ... :focus:

Please add this to your reading list, Kusala. http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-12-06/m ... ys/9230366.

:namaste:
Kim
Kim, I read it...will post a response...
by Kusala
Tue Dec 05, 2017 9:51 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 86
Views: 1598

Hindu Poet Denounces Fake News!

A Hindu poet penned this raw, powerful, heart wrenching poem... Here is a little background...Hindu villagers were slaughtered en masse by Muslim terrorists and the mainstream media have gone to great lengths to manipulate the facts... http://i68.tinypic.com/23vlq2p.jpg http://i65.tinypic.com/vo06tw...
by Kusala
Tue Dec 05, 2017 2:08 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie
Replies: 86
Views: 1598

Re: The Truth About The Rohingya Lie

This thread has gone off-topic, but in a fascinating and possibly fruitful way. Is there any merit in starting a new thread about the media which we use to access the news, and the processes we all use (conscious and unconscious) in prioritising and favouring some sources over others? I'm conscious...