Buddha statues

Thailand displays cash, luxury cars seized in probe into senior police

 Thai police displayed stacks of cash, luxury cars and an extensive collection of antique Buddha statues on Tuesday seized in a probe that has led to the arrest of seven police on charges ranging from insulting the monarchy to money laundering.

Nov 25, 2014, 16:29 PM IST

Chinese official caught hiding porn in Buddha statues

A provincial official in China has been caught hiding nearly a hundred pornographic videos in a cabinet containing numerous Buddhist statues and paintings.

Jul 16, 2014, 20:05 PM IST

Kabul Museum restores Taliban-smashed ancient Buddha statues

Archaelogists and restoration experts have reassembled and restored several statues, including the magnificiant and ancient (Bamiyan) Buddha statues, smashed by the Taliban in 2001 during their rule.

Feb 05, 2014, 13:26 PM IST

`Nude Buddha` statues hanging off Chinese restaurant taken down after uproar

Two giant statues of `naked` Buddha have been reportedly taken down from a restaurant in Jinan, China, after onlookers expressed horror and disgust.

Jan 21, 2014, 15:38 PM IST