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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......

The Dalai Lama to lecture at IIM-A

Buddhist spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, will visit the IIM-A campus in January 2008, to lecture the students on 'Ethics and Business'. The Tibetan leader will be in Ahmedabad as part of a......

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......

Now a special Buddhist circuit train

Eyeing towoo domestic as well as foreign tourists,Railwaysis now all set torun a specialtrain to coverthe Buddhist circuitin India and Nepal.The Railways plan torunMahaparinirvan Express, a......

Dileep's Buddhettan to be renamed Villali Veeran

The title of Dileep’s latest film has been changed. The film which was earlier titled  Buddhettan, has now been re-christened Villali Veeran. The film is directed by debutant Sudheesh......

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......

Chapchai, Chang share lead

Thailand's rising star Chapchai Nirat hopes lessons learnt in a Buddhist temple will steer him to victory at the Hero Honda Indian Open after grabbing a share of the halfway lead on Friday.Images......
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  People speak for buddhists

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Q. how and in what ways SIKH religion is different from HINDU religion ?? (it is read that it was formed from Hindu religion to protect Hindus from other religions)
Pathline Channel:  A.  more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-and-in-what-ways-sikh-religion-is-different-from-hindu-r/27380441/answers/

Kalpana Roy
Q. why do japanese consume a lot of meat when it is a buddhist country
Kalpana Roy:  A. but after sikh riots changes have changed a lot actually hindus are responsible for it because hindus try to be big brother of all subsidary...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-do-japanese-consume-a-lot-of-meat-when-it-is-a-buddhist-/27344173/answers/27380449

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Q. why was india not declared as a hindu state after partition when pak was,with majority
Kalpana Roy:  A. Buddhists do not have any reservations about meat. Even Hindu country like Nepal has no reservations. Even in Puranas Vedas n Upanishads it is...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/why-was-india-not-declared-as-a-hindu-state-after-partition-/27311060/answers/27344179

nice one
Q. who wears the red cloths ?
Nice One:  A. BECAUSE INDIA HAS HINDUS , MUSLIMS , CHRISTIANS , SIKHS AND BUDDHISTS.PAKISTAN HAS ONLY MUSLIMS AND A FEW HINDUS.NEPAL HAS HUGE HINDU PERCENTAGE...... more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/who-wears-the-red-cloths-/27281118/answers/27311073

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Q. how do you dance , demo plz
New Moon:  A. Sadhus, Buddhist Monks more

http://qna.rediff.com/questions-and-answers/how-do-you-dance--demo-plz/27231460/answers/27281121

  Web results for Buddhists
Sania Mirza and the story of Muslim discrimination

The reality is that even successful Muslims are made to suffer because of their faith, and the opposition to Sania Mirza is part of the same story... ...

http://www.rediff.com/news/column/sania-mirza-and-the-story-of-muslim-discrimination/20140728.htm
All about the sacredness of textiles

New Delhi : Noted textile expert Jasleen Dhamija examines a rich collection of fabrics placing special emphasis on their role in various religious... ...

http://freepressjournal.in/all-about-the-sacredness-of-textiles/
Ulfa(I) warns state against giving shelter to Bangla immigrants

GUWAHATI: Though a bit late, Paresh Baruah-led Ulfa (Independent) faction has warned of bloodshed in the state, if the government gives shelter to... ...

http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/city/guwahati/UlfaI-warns-state-against-giving-shelter-to-Bangla-immigrants/articleshow/39152504.cms
A visit to Bangkok in 1982

After returning from Nara we had just a couple of days in Tokyo during which the only outing was to the outlet of Mikimoto Pearls. One gets... ...

http://www.merinews.com/article/a-visit-to-bangkok-in-1982/15899509.shtml
The History of the Maethilii Language

The History of the Maethili Language The inhabitants of Mithila are of Aryan-Austrico-Mongoloid stock. The percentage of Aryan blood is less than... ...

http://www.speakingtree.in/spiritual-blogs/masters/wellness/the-history-of-the-maethilii-language

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