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Nearly 500 Hindus convert to Buddhism in Bihar

Nearly 10 days after 200 poor Mahadalits converted to Christianity in a village near Bodh Gaya in Bihar's Gaya district, around 500 Hindus on Saturday converted to Buddhism in over half a dozen......

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,......

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......

Rohan Murty, the master of many trades

Over home-cooked food, Murty tells Rahul Jacob how he is fascinated by history and ancient texts, and about his efforts to measure productivity in software companies, such as Infosys. Image:......

Post Xi's visit, India to woo Chinese travellers

Earlier this month, Prime Minister Narendra Modi played the perfect host to Chinese President Xi Jinping during his India visit, almost playing the role of a guide as he showed the Chinese premier......

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......

The beautiful story of Lady Ganga

With her final act, paddleboarding from Rishikesh to Varanasi during the last months of her battle with cancer, Michele Baldwin fought for the promise of life. Filmmaker Frederic Lumiere tells......
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Give his beef back and don't decide menu on dining table

Should law makers have any business to tell us what we should eat? India is gradually being looked at as an intolerant nation, making world... ...

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Bangladesh celebrates National Day today

After having celebrated the National Flag Day on March 23, Bangladesh is celebrating its National Day today on March 26. Most houses and... ...

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Introducing Andhra Pradesh's new capital Amaravathi

A 125-foot high statue of the Meditating Buddha was unveiled in Amaravathi recently. A profile of the likely capital of Andhra Pradesh... ...

http://indianexpress.com/article/india/india-others/intorducing-amaravathi/
Japanese Moss Gardens

Ask anyone who has experienced the rainy season in Japan what's the best thing about it, and theyll likely give you a long stare and... ...

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India's secularism under siege

12:04 am The Constitution of India guarantees the fundamental right to freedom of religion. The Article 25(1) affirms that …all persons are... ...

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