buddhist buddhist  /ˈbu dəst/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) one who follows the teachings of Buddha
  2. (adj) of or relating to or supporting Buddhism

News

  1. Buddhist Monks Are Having a Louis Vuitton Scandal

    A viral video showing Buddhist monks in a private jet, enjoying extravagance like a monogram-print Louis Vuitton tote and stylish sunglasses, has Thailand's Buddhists in uproar over youth, greed, the decline of asceticism. (Who do these monks think they are, Drake?) The director-general of Thailand's Office of National Buddhism has reprimanded ... More »
    on June 17, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Thai Buddhist monks warned over indulgences like private jet, designer goods

    Thailand's national Buddhism body said Monday it is monitoring monks nationwide for any inappropriate behavior following complaints ignited by a video showing Buddhist monks flying on a private jet.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Fox News

  3. Thai Buddhist Monks Criticized for Lavish Behavior

    Buddhist monks criticized in Thailand after video shows them flying on a private jet        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: ABC News

Quotes

  1. "The extent to which he can recover, it seems to me, depends on his faith," said Hume as a panelist on "Fox News Sunday." "He is said to be a Buddhist. I don't think that faith offers the kind of forgiveness and redemption that is offered by...
    on Jan 3, 2010 By: Brit Hume Source: Washington Post

  2. "Pran was a true reporter, a fighter for the truth and for his people," Schanberg said. "When cancer struck, he fought for his life again. And he did it with the same Buddhist calm and courage and positive spirit that made my brother so...
    on Mar 30, 2006 By: Sydney Schanberg Source: 940 News

  3. "It's very interesting what is happening in the country with the Buddhist monks who have joined this effort," Hadley said. "Our hope is to marry that internal pressure with the external pressure coming from the United States and the United...
    on Sep 24, 2007 By: Stephen Hadley Source: Forbes

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