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Kolkata, Sept. 12 -- In eastern India, Jainism had flourished before Buddhism but due to lack of royal patronage, it vanished and in many places was overtaken by Hindus. In Manbhum region of Bengal-Bihar border, the expansion of Jainism was amazing ... HT Syndication, 2 weeks ago

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Jainism's reach in Japan

AHMEDABAD: They wear Indian traditional clothes, don tilaks and can also recite the Navkar mantra - when a group of such Japanese nationals visited Gachchanath Manoharpritisurishwar Maharaj at Paldi, other devotees were left stunned. However, for ...
 Times of India1 week ago

Student of Jainism from US gives up meals after sunset

AHMEDABAD: Gaela Dennison-Leonard is a star student at Hamilton College, New York. She decided to learn about Jainism in the city. She has now adopted the practices of the religion and also intends to undertake the traditional fast during ...
 Times of India1 month ago

Scholarships to be given

Applications have been invited for post-matric scholarships for students belonging to Christianity, Islam, Sikhism, Buddhism, Jainism and Zoroastrianism for pursuing higher education. The scholarships are extended to students of government, government-aided, ...
 The Hindu2 months ago Last date extended  The Hindu1 month ago


Upcoming SlideShare Loading in … 5 1. Buddhism Skelley 2. Place of worship Buddhists worship at home or at a temple. It is very important that their feet face away from the image of Buddha. They listen to religious texts and they take part ...
 SlideShare.net1 week ago
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Sumedha Raikar-Mhatre: Applied Buddha

By Sumedha Raikar-Mhatre| Posted 6 hours Twenty engineering students from a city college are learning to build the world around them with a little help from Buddhist theories The arched entrances and the carved chaitya (prayer hall) of the ...
 Mid Day1 month ago

Groundhog Day, the (Buddhist) Musical

Intelligence is not exactly the first quality you look for in a musical. Of course there have been a few intelligent examples of the genre mostly by Stephen Sondheim, and Ill concede that there are a few intelligent, or at least witty instances of ...
 Arts Journal1 month ago


Ahmedabad-based was founded in 2015 by Bilva Desai and Abhijeet Singh. They provide guidance before, during, and after the funeral. Be it Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Jainism, Sikhism, Buddhism or Zoroastrianism, they can provide assistance to the ...
 Techcircle.in1 day ago

Startups that offer online funeral services

Bob Dylan's famous lines The times they are a changin seem more pertinent in urban areas now than when they were penned in the mid-60s. Technology advancement and increasing internet penetration has led to the creation of online obituary space, ...
 Techcircle.in2 days ago

Why Transformation Is Taking Such a Long Time in India and the Role that Art Can Play

Navneet Rama discusses ways that artists, environmentalists, conservationists, and political actors are contributing to revitalize the communities of the historically important city of Varanasi. Significant for Buddhism, Varanasi is considered to be ...
 Open Society Institute Soros Foundation Network2 days ago
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