Three held for threat message to attack Mahabodhi temple

 The Police have arrested three persons for sending threat message to attack the Mahabodhi temple at Bodh Gaya in Bihar's Gaya district, a police officer said on Sunday.

Anonymous person threatens to attack Mahabodhi temple

An anonymous person has threatened to attack the Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, a top district official said on Tuesday.

Buddha Purnima celebrated at Bodh Gaya

Thousands of Buddhists from across the world, including the monks, on Monday morning celebrated Buddha Purnima at Bodh Gaya in Bihar, where Lord Budhdha attained enlightenment.

Myanmar vice president offers prayers at Bodh Gaya temple

Myanmar Vice President Sai Mauk Kham paid visit to the Bodh Gaya's Mahabodhi temple.

Bhutan PM prays at Bodh Gaya, gifted sapling of Bodhi tree

Bhutanese Prime Minister Tshering Tobgay Saturday visited Bodh Gaya and prayed at the Mahabodhi temple, Buddhism's holiest shrine, officials said.

Modi to plant sapling of Bodhi tree in Nepal

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will plant a sapling of Bodh Gaya`s sacred Bodhi tree in Lumbini during his visit to Nepal next week, an official said Saturday.

'Bodhi' trees gets a place in Vietnam's Presidential palace

A second sapling of the revered 'Bodhi' tree from Gaya in Bihar was on Monday planted in Vietnam's Presidential palace by President Pranab Mukherjee, 55 years after India gifted the first offshoot of the holy tree to this Communist country.

`IM terrorists wanted to blow up Mahabodhi Temple`

In a startling revelation, two terrorists held in connection with last year`s Bodh Gaya blasts have revealed that their original plan was to blow up the Mahabodhi Temple.

Bodh Gaya blasts: NIA detains two

The National Investigation Agency (NIA) detained two people in Bihar`s Arwal district to quiz them over the July 7, 2013, serial bomb blasts in Bodh Gaya, police said on Friday.

Buddhists observe alms-giving ritual to seek salvation in Bodh Gaya

Hundreds of Buddhist devotees thronged the famed Mahabodhi Temple here on Tuesday to observe the Kagyu Monlam Festival, in which devotees offer alms to monks in the hope of attaining salvation.

Lord Buddha`s seat of enlightenment dazzles with Thai gold

The Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya, declared by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site, shined as its dome was inlaid with 280 kilograms of gold donated by devotees from Thailand.

Bodh Gaya temple dome inlaid with gold

The dome of Bodh Gaya`s 1,500-year-old Mahabodhi temple, Buddhism`s holiest shrine, has been inlaid with nearly 300 kg gold donated by devotees from Thailand -- giving the shrine a new look.

Thai commandos guard 300 kg gold for Mahabodhi temple

Two dozen commandos from Thailand are guarding nearly 300 kg gold in 13 boxes in Bihar`s Bodh Gaya town. as work began to cover the dome of 1,500-year old Mahabodhi temple in glitter.

`Definitive leads` of IM role in Bodh Gaya blasts

Security agencies probing the recent blasts in Bihar on Tuesday claimed to have got "definitive leads" about the role of banned terror group Indian Mujahideen (IM) in the Bodh Gaya blasts in July this year.

SC seeks reply from Centre, others on PIL on Mahabodhi temple

Supreme Court asked Centre, Bihar government and ASI to respond to petition seeking directions to maintain transparency and accountability in finance and security of Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya.

Bihar`s Mahabodhi temple gets income tax notice

For the first time, the Income Tax department has issued notice to Bodh Gaya`s Mahabodhi temple, Buddhism`s holiest shrine, over its collections, officials Tuesday said.

Bihar`s Mahabodhi temple gets income tax notice

For the first time, the Income Tax department has issued notice to Bodh Gaya`s Mahabodhi temple, Buddhism`s holiest shrine, over its collections, officials Tuesday said.

Bodh Gaya blasts: NIA picks up two suspects in Bihar

The NIA picked up two suspects on Sunday in connection with the multiple blasts that took place at Mahabodhi temple in Bodh Gaya last month.

Bodh Gaya temple dome to be inlaid with gold

The dome of Bodh Gaya`s 1,500-year old Mahabodhi temple will be inlaid with gold thanks to an offer made by a pilgrim, Bihar CM Nitish Kumar said.