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Modi vows to develop Bodh Gaya as Buddhist world's spiritual capital
Sri Lanka Island

Modi vows to develop Bodh Gaya as Buddhist world's spiritual c...

BY S VENKAT NARAYAN Our Special Correspondent Pic saved as V1: Narendra Modi offers prayers at Maha Bodhi temple at Bodh Gaya in Bihar, India, on Saturday. NEW DELHI, September 6: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is keen on developing Bodh ... Sri Lanka Island, 3 weeks ago
Bodh Gaya to be spiritual capital of Buddhism: PM Bangalore Mirror, 4 weeks ago

The Soliyas Mendis mark in temple frescoes

There are two reasons why the Kelaniya Raja Maha Viharaya is venerated by devout Buddhists. Firstly of course, it is one of Solosmathana (the 16 places believed to have been visited by the Buddha). Secondly, the frescoes painted by Soliyas Mendis.
 The Nation.lk1 month ago

The days of Senkadagala

By D.C. Ranatunga At this time of the year, during the month of Esala (July/August) focus is on Kandy the hill capital, because of the annual Sri Dalada Perahera. Crowds throng to Mahanuwara, the capital of Kanda Uda Rata, which earned the ...
 DailyFT3 weeks ago

Asia's Most Amazing Buddhas

From the bespectacled to the bubbly, the daunting to the daring, Asia's Buddhas are among its most extraordinary cultural, artistic, and of course, spiritual attractions. With this in mind, the members of travel website offer their ...
 Hubii3 weeks ago
Ceylon Today

Architecture in ancient Sri Lanka

By Chandra Tilake Edirisuriya ceylon today features The earliest dwellings in Sri Lanka were the caves of the Stone Age people. When the Aryans came to Sri Lanka in 500 BCE they introduced into the island the type of dwellings in which they had ...
 Ceylon Today4 weeks ago Religion in ancient Sri Lanka  Ceylon Today1 month ago
Sri Lanka Daily News

Echoes from the past

The only thing more abundant in Anuradhapura's Sacred City than monkeys, is ruins. Pools, prayer halls, refectories, temples, residences; ruins great and small, in varying states of decay. These vestiges of the past serve as silent testaments to the ...
 Sri Lanka Daily News1 month ago
Bollywood Hungama

Remembering a man who humbled an arrogant mountain

"Nawazuddin has delivered a heart winning performance in Manjhi-The Mountain Man . It's a great performance. It's one of the finest performances on Indian screen ever. Awards come and go but this performance will be remembered for a long time," said Ketan ...
 Bollywood Hungama1 month ago

Ivan, Ruby Nigli's Adventure of Peace on Wheels

It was not a mere trip Ivan Nigli had undertaken. He had distinct direction and goal. He had been cherishing from childhood a trip to experience the Indian cultural diversity and his dream was to reach all places with the message of peace. Nigli ...
 Mangalorean2 months ago
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