November 03, 2018 7:15 pm
The police have also claimed that a suicide note was discovered with the body. They said the note mentions a phone number along with the request to inform Heath's sister about the death.
August 30, 2018 10:28 am
The monk ran an institution called "Prasanna Jyoti Buddhist School and Meditation Centre" in Bodh Gaya where the 15 children - all hailing from Karbi Anglong district in Assam were studying.
May 30, 2017 10:00 pm
A series of blasts in and around the temple on July 7, 2013 had injured two monks, following which Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar had sought an armed security cover for the temple complex and its adjoining temples
September 06, 2015 1:16 am
In Bodh Gaya, PM Modi said the Centre would help development Bodh Gaya into a spiritual capital and establish “civilisational bond between India and the Buddhist world”.
June 19, 2014 3:33 am
Japanese and Indian artists create breathtaking wall art in village schools to bring students closer not just to art, but classrooms too.
March 29, 2014 3:22 pm
The sharp fall of tourist inflow by 97,000 last year spoke volume about impact of the serial blasts, said Sushil Kumar Modi.
December 05, 2013 9:52 am
It also highlights the alleged role of Modi in the 2002 communal riots in Gujarat.
December 05, 2013 4:28 am
The police,however,said the picture would become clear only after the team verifies the information.
November 18, 2013 3:06 am
NIA has announced a cash reward of up to Rs 10 lakh for information leading to the arrest of five absconding IM members.
November 18, 2013 12:28 am
Six people died in blasts during a rally addressed by Narendra Modi in Patna.
January 27, 2021 9:25 pm
The Buddha International Welfare Mission has claimed that this reclining Buddha statue is the largest in the country.
February 15, 2016 2:43 pm
Bodh Gaya, Feb 15 (ANI): Thousands of Buddhist monks and devotees in Bihar offered prayers in remembrance of the 16th Gyalwa Karmapa, Rangjung Rigpe Dorje. The 16th Karmapa was recognised for his incomparable merit, splendor and spreading Buddhism across the world. Devotees and monks gathered in the Mahabodhi temple in the state's Gaya city and witnessed the unveiling of the collected works of the 16th Karmapa. The 17th Karmapa Ogyen Trinley Dorje presided over the function. He was also joined by senior monk Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang. Chering said that Chetsang in his speech called for unity among all Buddhist sects. Around a million pilgrims and tourists visit Bodh Gaya every year to see the Mahabodhi Temple and also the tree under which Lord Buddha attained enlightenment after going through hardships for six years in the foothills of Dhungeshwari mountain.The Dalai Lama, who took exile in India in 1959 after a failed uprising against the Chinese rule in Tibet, has been pressing for greater autonomy for Tibet within China through a dialogue with Beijing. China has ruled Tibet with an iron fist since the country took over the region in 1950. Beijing regards the Dalai Lama as a dangerous separatist who wants an independent Tibet.