Buddhist temple

Two American tourists fined in Thailand for 'butt selfie' at temple

Thai authorities have fined two American tourists for public indecency for posing for a "butt selfie" in front of a famous Buddhist temple, police said on Wednesday.

Nov 29, 2017, 17:46 PM IST

Barack Obama and family move from Bali to Java on Indonesia trip

President Joko "Jokowi" Widodo has invited the Obamas to visit the Bogor Palace in West Java during their nine-day trip in Indonesia, where Obama lived for several years as a child.

Jun 28, 2017, 15:25 PM IST
Thai authorities enter Buddhist temple to search for wanted monk - police

Thai authorities enter Buddhist temple to search for wanted monk - police

Thai security forces entered the country`s biggest Buddhist temple on Thursday to search for an influential monk wanted for money laundering, police said.

Feb 16, 2017, 10:36 AM IST

Netaji's daughter wants DNA test of ashes in Renkoji temple

Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's daughter Dr Anita Bose Pfaff wants a DNA test to be conducted to establish whether the ashes kept in a Japanese temple are her father's.

Jan 26, 2016, 20:16 PM IST

S Korea labour activist charged after temple standoff

South Korean prosecutors on Tuesday formally charged a prominent labour activist who had evaded arrest for weeks by seeking sanctuary in a major Buddhist temple in Seoul.

Jan 05, 2016, 15:21 PM IST

Fugitive South Korean activist surrenders after temple standoff

A fugitive South Korean labour leader surrendered on Thursday to police who had besieged a major Buddhist temple in Seoul where he had sought sanctuary from arrest for the past month.

Dec 10, 2015, 10:26 AM IST

Nitish prays at Buddhist temple for quake victims

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday took part in a special prayer in the world famous Mahabodhi Temple in Bodh Gaya for the people killed in the devastating earthquake which hit Nepal and the state as well recently.

May 04, 2015, 22:13 PM IST

Man convicted in Arizona Buddhist temple slayings

A jury on Thursday returned guilty verdicts against a man charged in the 1991 killings of nine people, including six monks, at a suburban Phoenix Buddhist temple.

Jan 24, 2014, 01:42 AM IST

Indonesia temple bomb `response to screams of Rohingya`

A bomb that exploded at a Buddhist temple in the Indonesian capital Jakarta bore the words "we are responding to the screams of the Rohingya", the place of worship said Monday.

Aug 05, 2013, 14:05 PM IST

Blast at Buddhist temple in Indonesia

An explosive device has gone off at a Buddhist temple in the Indonesian capital Jakarta, injuring one person, police said Monday.

Aug 05, 2013, 08:56 AM IST

Ancient Buddhist temple stone sells for $845,000!

An ancient Buddhist artefact which was being used as a doorstep and was valued at 30,000 pounds has been sold for more than 500,000 pounds.

Apr 25, 2013, 08:30 AM IST

Ancient Buddhist temple step auctioned for record

A 1,000-year-old Buddhist carved Indian-style temple step, found in the garden of a home in England, has fetched a whopping 553,250 pounds at an auction here.

Apr 24, 2013, 18:50 PM IST

Fire damages old Buddhist temple at SKorea`s Mt Naejang

fire destroyed the main building of one of South Korea`s oldest temples Wednesday in the southwestern province of North Jeolla.

Oct 31, 2012, 15:49 PM IST

Country`s largest Buddhist temple in Gujarat

The country`s biggest Buddhist
temple will be set up in Gujarat with the help of Tibetan
spiritual guru the Dalai Lama, Chief Minister Narendra Modi
said today.

Jan 15, 2010, 17:22 PM IST