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The Indian Village in Tibet

1200-year-old Buddha cliff carvings found in Tibet

A newly discovered cliff carvings of Buddha in eastern Tibet may offer a glimpse into the Buddhist art and local history from 1,200 years ago, according to experts.The discoveries, dating back to the Tibetan Tubo Kingdom era, were found in Acur township in ... Business Standard, 1 week ago

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Why Ram/Buddha, Tendulkar/Jayasuriya is hard to beat

If India follows smart cultural diplomacy in Sri Lanka, it has unmatched advantages over both China and Pakistan, says Colonel Anil A Athale (retd). Part 1: A soldier returns to Sri Lanka IMAGE: An imposing statue of the Buddha in Bodh Gaya, Bihar, one of Buddhism's most holy sites. Photograph: Archana Masih/'Buddhists Sinhalas are deeply religious and everyone has a desire to visit Bodh Gaya and Lumbini (Buddha's birth place) at least once,' says Colonel Athale. The situation in ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Ambedkar statue gets saffron makeover, then painted blue

'It was the BJP people who had forced Babasaheb to leave Hinduism and embrace Buddhism, and today these people are enacting a drama of adopting Babasaheb'  IMAGE: Statue of BR Ambedkar in saffron colour. Photograph: PTI Photo  A freshly installed 5-foot-tall statue of Dalit icon Bhimrao Ambedkar in saffron jacket in Badaun district of western Uttar Pradesh was repainted blue on Tuesday amid questions over the choice of a colour associated with Hindutva. The ...
 Rediff.com1 week ago

Over a hundred Dalits adopt Buddhism in Karnataka

[India], Mar 1 (ANI): Over 60 Dalit families, in Karnataka's Kundagoli village in Kalburagi district renounced Hinduism and converted to Buddhism today. The main reason for the conversion was cited as oppression and abuse from the upper-caste Hindu members of ...
 Sify1 month ago

Huge fire at Tibet's revered temple sparks fears of its future

A major fire broke out at one of Tibets holiest Buddhist temples, Jokhang Temple, a UNESCO World Heritage site in the capital Lhasa with a history of more than 1,300 years. There were no reports of any casualties, state-run Xinhua news agency reported, ...
 Deccan Herald2 months ago Lhasa's Jokhang temple normalise after fire  Prokerala2 months ago

Sacred Tibetan monastery catches fire, no reports of casualties

One of the most sacred locations in Tibetan Buddhism, the Jokhang Monastery in Lhasa, caught fire on Saturday but there were no reports of any casualties and the extent of the damage was unclear. Reuters photo BEIJING: One of the most sacred locations in ...
 Zee News2 months ago Fire damages Tibetan Buddhism's most sacred shrine Jokhang Monastery  News on Air2 months ago Sacred Tibetan monastery in Lhasa hit by fire  Prokerala2 months ago

Gandhi, Buddhism dominant tableaux themes at 69th R-Day

Gandhi and Buddhism were the dominant themes of tableaux at the 69th Republic Day celebrations at the majestic Rajpath in the national capital today.Unprecedented in India's history, leaders of all 10 ASEAN countries attended the Republic Day parade which ...
 Business Standard2 months ago

'People's happiness must be measured in terms of Gross National Happiness, not GDP'

DIBRUGARH, Feb 20 - A three-day national seminar on Buddhism in North East got under way at the Buddhist Studies Centre, Department of History, Dibrugarh University here on Monday.The seminar held under the aegis of Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts ...
 The Assam Tribune1 month ago

Wheel of Time

THE BUDDHA IS said to have preached during the last year of his life at a place called Dhanyakatakam in the present- day Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. One of his students at that event was King Suchandara, who had travelled a great distance from his kingdom ...
 Open Magazine2 months ago

China denies arson in Tibetian temple fire

[China], Feb 23 (ANI): China has denied arson as the cause of a fire at a Tibetian Buddhist temple in Lhasa, its state media reported on Thursday. The report further said that the Buddha statue did not suffer any damage. According to Xinhua, the fire broke ...
 Sify1 month ago
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