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Buddhists ask for Bodh Gaya to be dry, vegetarian zone

Buddhists and Hindus have joined hands demanding that Bihar’s twin towns of Gaya and Bodh Gaya be declared vegetarian and a dry area.The demand came from two quarters – the......

Pix: Dalai Lama addresses devotees on his 79th birthday at Leh Kalachakra

On the occasion of his 79th birthday, His Holiness Dalai Lama addressed lakhs of Buddhist devotees at Leh as the 33rd Kalachakra ceremonies reached its third day on Sunday. The Kalachakra (wheel of......

Year after blasts, Bodh Gaya to host Buddhist Conclave

A year after the holy Buddhist city of Bodh Gaya in Bihar was rocked by serial bomb blasts, the city is gearing up for the three-day International Buddhist Conclave in which scholars, historians......

Will shrine discovery end Buddha's birth date dispute?

The key discovery of the oldest 'Buddhist shrine' at Buddha's birthplace in Nepal will throw more light on one of the world's earliest religions, archaeologists have said. The international team,......

Mahabodhi temple set to glitter with Thailand's 289 kgs of gold

Buddhism’s holiest shrine in Bihar’s Bodh Gaya is all set to glitter with gold, thanks to Thailand. The much awaited work to inlay with gold the dome of Bodh Gaya's 1,500-years-old......

Doing business in South Korea

Rocking on a bullet train to a hip-hop future or prostrating themselves repeatedly before huge gilt Buddhas in the Jogeysa temple, South Koreans are good people to do business with. But not if your......

India to set up separate ASEAN Mission; FTA by year-end: PM

Eyeing greater cooperation with South East Asian countries on economic and security issues, India on Thursday announced a separate Mission for ASEAN region to be set up in Jakarta with a full-time......

Richard Gere visits Buddhist temple in Seoul

Richard Gere puts his hands together during his visit at the Korean Buddhism's Chogye temple in Seoul. Gere, a practicing Buddhist, visited South Korea to attend his photography exhibition titled......

B K Modi plans mega Buddha film

Nearly twelve years after Mira Nair abandoned her Buddha movie project because Italian filmmaker Bernardo Bertolucci beat her to it with his Little Buddha starring Keanu Reeves as Siddhartha, there......

Indian monk misses Grammy

Indian Buddhist monk Lama Tashidid not win a Grammy, even though thousands of monks from Ladakh in Jammu and Kashmir to Miao in Arunachal Pradesh kepta nightlong vigil before the television.Lama......

Meet the Indian monk at the Grammies

It came as a surprise to Geshe Ngawang Tashi Bapu, a 38-year-old Buddhist monk from Arunachal Pradesh, when his nephew who checks his e-mail -- told him that his latest album Tibetan Master Chants......

Now showing: When Jesus came to India

A new play looks at how Jesus might have spent his adolescent years backpacking in India, writes Arthur J Pais. Playwright Lloyd Suh has read and heard a lot of stories about the missing years in......
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  People speak for buddhism

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rehan saxsena
Q. Who is God? Any scientific evidence for God's existence?
Rehan Saxsena:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-is-god-any-scientific-evidence-for-gods-existence/27148117/answers/

Chanakya
Q. Actually Buddhism is a religion born in India. But these days Buddhism in Japan is called Japanese Buddhism, Buddhism in Korea is called Korean Buddhism, Buddhism in Tibet is called Tibetan Buddhism, Buddhism in western countries is called western Buddhism. So, is there any wrong in calling Hinduism in India is called Indian Hinduism and Hinduism in Nepal is called Nepalese Hinduism/ Likewise Islam in India is Indian Islam, Islam in Arabian countries as Arabian Islam and Islam in Pakistan is Pakistanese Inslam?
Chanakya:  A. Conceptions of God can vary widely, despite the use of the same term for them all. Theologians and philosophers have studied countless conceptions...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/actually-buddhism-is-a-religion-born-in-india.-but-these-day/27142371/answers/27148123

Dil Se
Q. We are all different in nature, so the experience of finding our true love cannot be the same...What do you say....?
Dil Se:  A. pl get them patented more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/we-are-all-different-in-nature-so-the-experience-of-finding-/27104962/answers/27142387

  Web results for Buddhism
Azhwaar

Introduction: In Thamizh, the word AzhwAr means one who is deeply immersed in devotion. However, the term was increasingly applied to selected... ...

http://chennaionline.com/Religion/Temples/PeriyAzhwAr-The-devotee-who-blessed-the-Lord/20091423121438.col
The Good DEATH

The Supreme Court on Wednesday issued a notice to all States and Union Territories on a plea for legalising passive euthanasia, asking for a... ...

http://www.speakingtree.in/spiritual-articles/faith-and-rituals/the-good-death
Malaysian court orders return of Christian CDs

Malaysia: The Home Ministry was wrong to detain Christian CDs which used the word Allah to refer to God, on a point of law, the Kuala Lumpur High... ...

http://www.ucanindia.in/news/malaysian-court-orders-return-of-christian-cds/25598/daily
Echoes from the mountains

| Trisha Mukherjee Being the melting pot of several ethnic groups and a juncture of different communities across the border, the Himalayas... ...

http://www.dailypioneer.com/vivacity/echoes-from-the-mountains.html
Burmese flavours

It's said that if youre standing somewhere and don't see a golden pagoda, then youre not in Myanmar. sandip hor has the reasons why TWO novels... ...

http://www.thestatesman.net/news/66717-burmese-flavours.html

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