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In Yangon, Myanmar – Mob appears in streets again to show their denial of religious freedom

In Yangon, Myanmar – Mob appears in streets again to show their denial of religious freedom

Myanmar News May 16, 2019 at 3:07 am 0 comments

Share16th, May 2019 M-Media Buddhist mob forced to shut down three Muslim places of worship in suburb of commercial capital Yangon, another sign of broader trend of intimidation and violence perpetrated by ultranationalist groups and latest government failure to uphold religious freedom enshrined in country’s constitution. Muslims in three neighborhoodsRead More

A town in Myanmar votes against the freedom of worship

A town in Myanmar votes against the freedom of worship

Myanmar News, News March 31, 2019 at 2:22 pm 0 comments

Share31st, March 2019 M-Media – People in central Myanmar town voted against reopening of mosques in what they call referendum, a sign that show some groups in Buddhist majority country are not willing to accept freedom of worship which is officially enshrined in the country’s constitution. Mosques in Chauk, SalinRead More

Man prays for suspected murderers of Muslim lawyer to have lesser punishment

Man prays for suspected murderers of Muslim lawyer to have lesser punishment

Myanmar News February 14, 2019 at 5:37 am 0 comments

Share14th, February 2018 M-Media Photos Credit – Mizzima – A man prays in sacred pagodas this morning for criminal suspects – who are linked with killing of prominent NLD lawyer – to have lesser sentence on tomorrow verdict. U Ko Ni, who worked to reform military-drafted 2008 constitution, was assassinatedRead More

Myanmar’s prominent Buddhist monk visits a Mosque and makes donation to renovate

Myanmar’s prominent Buddhist monk visits a Mosque and makes donation to renovate

Myanmar News November 6, 2018 at 2:10 pm 0 comments

ShareM-Media November 6, 2018 – Prominent Buddhist monk in Southeast Asia, Mong Pong Sayadaw, visited an ancient mosque in a village of eastern Shan State before making cash donation for mosque renovation, a gesture that reflects the historic peaceful coexistence of Buddhists and Muslims in Buddhist majority country. Buddhist abbotRead More

Unconstitutional signature campaign against rebuilding mosque starts in central Myanmar

Unconstitutional signature campaign against rebuilding mosque starts in central Myanmar

Myanmar News November 3, 2018 at 2:57 pm 0 comments

ShareM-Media November 3, 2018   Buddhist residents in Moe Nyo township, Bago Region, central Myanmar have started signature campaign to protest proposed planed rebuilding township mosque, a move goes against the freedom of worship that has granted in Myanmar’s 2008 constitution. The campaign, started yesterday, came after the news ofRead More