Bodhgaya

China denies pressuring Tibetans not to attend Kalachakra

China today refuted reports that it pressurised thousands of Tibetans not to attend the Kalachakra puja, the most prominent Buddhist ceremony being held by the Dalai Lama in India, and dismissed the event as a political tool to propagate ideas of "hating" China.

Jan 06, 2017, 10:58 AM IST

`Thousands` of pilgrims return to China before Dalai Lama event

The Dalai Lama fled to India after a failed uprising in 1959 but is still deeply revered by many Tibetans.
 

Jan 04, 2017, 18:37 PM IST

PM Modi's Buddha mantra for peace at Global Hindu Buddhist Conclave

Vivekananda International Foundation has started ‘Hindu-Buddha Conclave’ which will last for 3 days, first 2 days in Delhi and 3rd in Bodhgaya.

Sep 03, 2015, 12:16 PM IST

PM Modi to attend Hindu Buddha Conclave tomorrow

Delhi's Vivekananda foundation is all set to host Hindu Buddha Conclave starting from tomorrow. PM Modi will reportedly attend the conclave.

Sep 02, 2015, 14:38 PM IST
Share Nepal's pain, hope it bounces back soon: PM Modi on Buddha Purnima

Share Nepal's pain, hope it bounces back soon: PM Modi on Buddha Purnima

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday led the nation in prayers and solidarity with the people of India and Nepal on the occasion of Buddha Purnima.

May 04, 2015, 08:22 AM IST

PM Modi to pray for quake-hit Nepal at Buddha Purnima function on Monday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will attend the International Buddha Purnima Diwas celebrations here on Monday and offer prayers for the people affected by the earthquake in Nepal, the birthplace of Gautama Buddha.

May 03, 2015, 19:47 PM IST

Mob violence after speeding truck mows pedestrian

 An angry mob on Monday set a truck on fire after it mowed down a person in Bodhgaya district of Bihar.

Apr 21, 2015, 03:40 AM IST

International Buddhist Conclave concludes in Varanasi

The fourth International Buddhist Conclave, aimed at boosting tourism in country and showcasing India's Buddhist heritage and pilgrimage sites, concluded here.

Sep 29, 2014, 19:42 PM IST

Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje to open medical camp for animals at Bodhgaya

The 17th Karmapa, Ogyen Trinley Dorje, would open a 10-day medical camp for animals in Bodhgaya on Friday.

Jan 24, 2014, 00:34 AM IST

Karmapa presides over peace prayer at Bodhgaya

Six months after the Buddhist shrine was rocked by serial bomb blasts, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjea on Friday led a special prayer here to reaffirm the Buddhists` commitment to non-violence.

Jan 10, 2014, 20:31 PM IST

Karmapa presides over peace prayer at Bodhgaya

Six months after the Buddhist shrine was rocked by serial bomb blasts, the 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorjea on Friday led a special prayer here to reaffirm the Buddhists` commitment to non-violence.

Jan 10, 2014, 18:13 PM IST

Mahabodhi blasts: Role of Naxals, Rohingyas being looked into

Groping in dark over the Mahabodhi temple serial blasts, security agencies have now started looking into role right wing extremists, Maoists, Rohingya Muslims besides Indian Mujahideen in incident.

Jul 12, 2013, 21:23 PM IST

Nepal beefs up security at all Buddhist shrines

Kapilvastu, where the Buddha spent his early life, is also covered under the security alert.

Jul 08, 2013, 15:23 PM IST

Special train on Buddhist heritage tour flagged off

A special train was today flagged off from here with over 80 passengers for an eight-day long journey to various Buddhist heritage sites across India.

Jan 20, 2013, 23:58 PM IST

A city of contrasts, Bodhgaya

Bodhgaya is a city of contrasts. As the city holds Assembly polls, the contrasts
come to fore all the more with people voicing their aspirations and concerns openly.

Nov 09, 2010, 15:07 PM IST