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Sapling of Maha Bodhi tree from Lanka planted in Kaushambi

A sapling of legendry Maha Bodhi tree (tree of enlightenment), a Peepal tree located in Bodh Gaya, was planted at Srilankaram Buddh Vihar in Kaushambi district on Thursday. The sapling is from the original tree under which Gautam Buddha is believed ... Times of India, 1 week ago
India to gift Bodhi tree sapling to Vietnam during Prez visit Business Standard India, 3 weeks ago
Calcutta Telegraph

Shooting up daily: bilateral Bodhi trees

Hanoi, Sept. 15: India has a new yardstick for measuring its diplomatic successes: the height of Bodhi trees. When external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj was in Myanmar last month, South Korea's foreign minister Yun Byung-se walked up to her and ...
 Calcutta Telegraph5 days ago

Vas season and the Bhikkhuni Order

The beginning of Vas season is the Esala Poya, but it is continued in the month of Binara when Bhikkhus stay in their temples without going out for Pindapatha and depend on the dhayakes for their needs. The Maha Sangha, observe the Disciplinary Code ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 week ago

Thailand loses another great artist

National Artist Prayat Pongdam passed away early yesterday from heart failure. He was 79 and is survived by his wife and three sons. Known as one of Thailand's great printmaking pioneers, Prayat was among the six artists chosen to illustrate His ...
 Asiaone1 day ago

Selfless spiritual seeker, greatest revivalist and propagandist of Buddhism in modern times

Continued from yesterday Dharmapala decided to join Colonel Olcott and C.W.Leadbeater in their campaign to raise funds for the activities of the campaign and acted as a junior clerk. From this juncture, he renounced wealth, the comforts of a ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News2 days ago

Sri Lanka: Magical mystical tour

Mock Tudor melds with leopards and Buddhas in incomparable Sri Lanka, writes . It's our first day on the road and already I've filled half my notebook with interesting bits of information. I've discovered the national flower of Sri Lanka is the ...
 Canberra Times1 week ago
Sri Lanka Island

Are we a Warfare State?

September 9, 2014, 7:13 pm By Garvin Karunaratne, Ph.D. (Michigan State Univerity) Economist Dr. Uswattearatchi, has dubbed the current situation in Sri Lanka as a Warfare State.(The Island 19/8/2014) Already the views held by Dr ...
 Sri Lanka Island1 week ago

Religious ceremonies mark Binara Full Moon Poya

Today is Binara Full Moon Poya Day. It marks the establishment of the Bikkhuni Order within the Buddhist history. The most significant event that happened on Binara Pura Pasalosvaka Poya day was the establishment of Bhikkuni Order (Admission of ...
 Independent Television Network1 week ago
Gourmet Traveller

Sri Lanka

On a thrilling circuit of white-sand beaches, ancient cities and mountains of tea, Helen Anderson witnesses everyday miracles in . Every afternoon at two o'clock the sky darkens and the damp air stills. We wait, though not for long. The rain ...
 Gourmet Traveller2 weeks ago

Is Indian Mujahideen planning to wage chemical war against India?

Delhi Police in its latest report has revealed that dreaded terror outfit Indian Mujahideen was planning to wage chemical war against India by sending letters "soaked with poison" to their targets and kill them. In its supplementary charge sheet, ...
 Oneindia1 month ago
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