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Una Dalit assault: Victims to convert to Buddhism

A Dalit family, that was allegedly beaten up by cow vigilantes for skinning the carcass of the animal in Una tehsil in Gujarat, have decided to embrace Buddhism.In July last year, seven Dalits of Mota Samadhiyala village were allegedly paraded and flogged for ... Business Standard, 1 week ago

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Union minister Ramdas Athawale asks Dalits to renounce Hinduism, embrace Buddhism

Invoking Babasaheb Ambedkar, Union minister Ramdas Athawale today said he embraced Buddhism only after he was convinced that Dalits would not get justice in the Hindu religion and asked all members of the community to do so. "Only when Babasaheb Ambedkar was ...
 DNA1 month ago

Buddhist festival woos visitors this weekend

Discourses by eminent scholars and practitioners of Buddhism, an exhibition of international and Indian Buddhist art and architecture, along with a plethora of other programmes are all set to enthrall visitors at a festival being organised by the Ministry of ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Mayawati pays tribute to Ambedkar's Buddhist guru

on Saturday paid floral tribute to Buddhist monk Bhante Pragyanand, one of the seven monks who initiated Dalit icon Babasahed Bhim Rao Ambedkar into Buddhism. Pragyanand died at the age of 90 two days back at a city hospital here. Mayawati spent some time at ...
 Business Standard1 month ago

Mayawati threatens to emulate Ambedkar and convert to Buddhism if BJP doesn't change 'mindset' towards Dalits

BSP chief Mayawati today attacked the BJP claiming it should change its mindset towards the Dalits, Tribals and backward classes or else she would be forced to convert to Buddhism like Bhimrao Ambedkar.
 DNA2 months ago Will convert to Buddhism if BJP's mindset towards backwards  Business Standard2 months ago Mayawati cries assassination conspiracy in Saharanpur; BJP rubbishes charge  Deccan Herald2 months ago

Gere in Bodh Gaya for Dalai Lama's discourse

Hollywood star Richard Gere on Sunday joined a three-day course on Buddhism by Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama in Bihar's Bodh Gaya, the holiest Buddhist site.Gere was spotted along with several foreigners and monks at the Mahabodhi temple when the ...
 Prokerala1 week ago Dalai Lama, Nitish jointly release book at Bodh Gaya  Prokerala2 weeks ago

How Did Buddhism Spread To Japan

I am a human being and I am not perfect. So, please kindly read the message and not the messenger By Sanjoo Thangjam In India several hundred years after the time of the Buddha, Buddhism developed a rich tradition of visual imagery for depicting sacred ...
 Kangla Times1 month ago

Monk, who initiated Ambedkar into Buddhism, critically ill

The condition of 90-year-old Buddhist monk Pragyanand, who gave "diksha" to Bhim Rao Ambedkar continues to be critical, doctors at the King George's Medical University (KGMU) said here on Monday.He was admitted to the medical college after he complained of ...
 Prokerala1 month ago Monk who initiated Ambedkar into Buddhism dies  Prokerala1 month ago Monk, who initiated Ambedkar to Buddhism, dies at 90  catchnews.com1 month ago

Oldest Buddhist stele discovered in Tibet

Chinese archaeologists believe that the ninth century Purang stele which was discovered in northern Tibet to be the oldest in the Himalayan region.Shargan Wangdue, of Tibet Cultural Relics Protection Institute, said the stele was discovered in Ngari ...
 Business Standard1 week ago
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Militant Buddhism is on march in South-East Asia - where did it come from?

and Myanmar, the notion that a non-Buddhist minority is the vanguard of an imminent invasion is very strong indeed. It is believed that firm action has to be taken to prevent “them” from taking over Buddhist lands and eradicating Buddhism.
 Business Standard2 months ago
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