Holy Boy! From Nintendo to Nepal

A Kiwi kid is giving up his game-boy, chicken nuggets, cricket, pokemon, and other typical Kiwi 7year-old delights to study Buddhist philosophy and rituals at a monastry in India for the next 15 years. Karma Kunzang Thubten Dorje has officially been declared the reincarnation of a venerated high Tibetan lama who died in the 1950s. “He’s pure Kiwi” his Dad says.


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Why is New Zealand so Progressive?

Why is New Zealand so Progressive?

She wasn’t the only mother checking in with their whānau that evening. But this woman was Jacinda Ardern, New Zealand’s prime minister, and the one who had decided – on expert…