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Buddha Purnima 2022: Date, Significance and importance

May 12, 2022 3:47 pm

Buddha Purnima 2022 Date: Buddha preaches ‘dharma’, non violence, kindness, harmony and the path to ‘nirvana’.

Humein yahan se nikalo: Child in Gaya told visiting monk

September 01, 2018 9:28 am

A case has been registered by Gaya Police on charges under the Protection of Children from Sexual Offences (POCSO) Act and various IPC sections against the man whose NGO ran the facility — another monk identified as Sanghapriye alias Sujoy Bhante, 49.

Bodhgaya temple PIL: SC records Centre response

August 31, 2013 3:18 am

Appearing for the government,Additional Solicitor General K V Viswanathan informed the Bench that the Centre was not inclined to file any written response to the petition

Security at Tata Memorial stepped up

August 01, 2013 1:27 am

Mumbai Police have stepped up security around Tata Memorial Hospital in Parel after several “suspicious characters” were seen among beggars and cancer patients waiting outside the hospital

Bodhgaya to get CISF security

August 01, 2013 12:57 am

The Centre has agreed to Bihar’s demand to provide Central Industrial Security Force security to Mahabodhi Temple in Bodhgaya

Key police posts lie vacant as city on alert

July 16, 2013 12:06 am

Even as the city is on alert following the Mahabodhi Temple blasts,two key Deputy Commissioner of Police-level posts in agencies dealing with emergency situations are lying vacant

Rajnath,Jaitley visit blast site,slam Centre

July 10, 2013 4:20 am

Two days after blasts at the Mahabodhi temple complex,BJP eaders Rajnath Singh and Arun Jaitley visited Bodhgaya

Bodhgaya serial blasts: Investigators detain 4 more,including woman

July 09, 2013 8:18 pm

While CCTV failed to provide any leads,investigators managed to make some headway in case.

Security tightened at Buddhist sites in Odisha

July 09, 2013 12:12 pm

Security has been beefed up at all important Buddhist sites and structures in Jajpur district.

Rajnath,Jaitley visit Bodhgaya,say Centre has failed to tackle terror

July 09, 2013 11:53 am

Centre should formulate a plan to fight any kind of terror attack,says Rajnath Singh.


Buddhist monks celebrate life of 16th Karmapa in Bodh Gaya

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.