Bodh Gaya

Bihar: Buddhist monk held in Bodh Gaya for alleged sexual abuse of 15 boys

The monk ran an institution called "Prasanna Jyoti Buddhist School and Meditation Centre" at Mastipur village in Bodh Gaya where the children - hailing from Karbi Anglong district in Assam - were studying.

Aug 30, 2018, 05:49 AM IST

Two crude bombs found near Mahaboddhi temple in Bodh Gaya amid Dalai Lama visit

Two crude bombs were found near the Mahaboddhi temple in Bodh Gaya in Bihar, where Tibetian spiritual leader Dalai Lama is camping, prompting authorities to heighten security.

Jan 20, 2018, 16:31 PM IST

Dalai Lama's abode deserted, Tibetans head to Bodh Gaya for 'Kalchakra'

Thousands of Tibetan Buddhists have left this town in Himachal Pradesh and have reached Bodh Gaya in Bihar to listen to the teachings of their spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, and participate in the highly-venerated `Kalachakra` (Wheel of Time) ceremony.

Jan 04, 2017, 14:55 PM IST

Dalai Lama praises Nitish Kumar for prohibition

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was on Wednesday praised by the Dalai Lama for the prohibition in the state.

Dec 28, 2016, 18:30 PM IST

Thai PM offers prayers at Bodh Gaya

Thai Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-Cha on Saturday visited Bodh Gaya and prayed at the Mahabodhi temple, Buddhists` holiest shrine, officials said.

Jun 18, 2016, 13:23 PM IST

I'd like to make a movie in fascinating India: Morgan Freeman 

One of American cinema's most recognisable figures, Morgan Freeman, says he's fascinated with the "differences" that the country has to offer and that he'd love to return to film a movie.

Apr 04, 2016, 18:43 PM IST

Bihar polls: Political opinion of Jahanabad voters

In Zee News Special segment of Bihar election we spoke with jahnabad's people who felt disheartened by the fact that despite lying between Patna and Bodh Gaya the area lies undeveloped.

Sep 22, 2015, 16:53 PM IST

PM Modi describes Buddha as India's "crown jewel", says Bodh Gaya will be developed into spiritual capital

Describing Bodh Gaya as the "land of enlightenment", Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday said his government would develop the site as the spiritual capital for it to serve as a civilisational bond between India and the Buddhist world.

Sep 06, 2015, 00:19 AM IST

Know why Nitish Kumar didn't find time to meet PM Narendra Modi

Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Saturday did not meet Prime Minister Narendra Modi during his visit to Bodh Gaya, as he had other engagements and the PMO did not consult the state government before finalising the schedule, a JD-U spokesperson said.

Sep 05, 2015, 19:31 PM IST

I would personally call India 'Buddhist India', says PM Modi

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Bodh Gaya to attend the concluding ceremony of the three-day international Buddhist conclave.

Sep 05, 2015, 14:10 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi in Bodh Gaya: As it happened on Saturday

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday arrived in Bodh Gaya to attend the concluding ceremony of the three-day international Buddhist conclave.

Sep 05, 2015, 12:24 PM IST

PM Modi arrives in Bodh Gaya to attend Buddhist conclave

 Prime Minister Narendra Modi arrived in Bihar`s Gaya district on Saturday to attend the concluding ceremony of the three-day international Buddhist conclave in Bodh Gaya, officials said.

Sep 05, 2015, 11:43 AM IST

Feeling 'blessed': Narendra Modi visits Bodh Gaya today, first PM after Pandit Nehru to do so

Prime Minister Narendra Modi will on Saturday visit the historically significant site of Bodh Gaya where he will atend the concluding ceremony of International Buddhist conclave.

Sep 05, 2015, 08:11 AM IST

Bodh Gaya turns into fortress ahead of PM Narendra Modi's visit

Security has been beefed up in Bihar's Gaya town in the wake of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit on September 5.

Sep 04, 2015, 12:48 PM IST

PM Narendra Modi's Bodh Gaya visit cancelled

Prime Minister Narendra Modi`s visit to Bodh Gaya during his trip to Gaya in Bihar on Sunday has been cancelled, an official said on Saturday.

Aug 08, 2015, 12:26 PM IST

Tourists can now avail on arrival e-visa at Bodh Gaya!

Zee Media Bureau

Aug 06, 2015, 14:33 PM IST

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.

Jul 07, 2015, 19:46 PM IST

Govt okays setting up of 6 new IIMs

In good news for MBA aspirants, the government Wednesday cleared the proposal for the setting up of six new IIMs in the country, which will start offering courses from the coming academic session itself.

Jun 24, 2015, 17:39 PM IST

India to gift Bodhi Tree sapling to China, Mongolia

India will gift a sapling of the sacred Bodhi Tree in Bodh Gaya to China and Mongolia this month, a temple official said on Saturday.

May 09, 2015, 11:55 AM IST

Nitish Kumar 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, 19:25 PM IST