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Nepal police search for five missing followers of 'Buddha Boy'

Ram Bahadur Bamjan, also known as Buddha Boy, became famous in southern Nepal in 2005 when many believed he was able to meditate without moving for months with no food or water.

published on : 21st January 2019

Nepal probes 'Buddha boy' over disappearance of devotees

Police suspected that one of his devotees, Sanchalal Waiba, who went missing from Bomjan's ashram in Sindhupalchowk, might have been murdered.

published on : 7th January 2019

Tamil Nadu: Tension in Tiruchy after installation of Buddha idol 

The 3.5-feet stone idol bought from Mahabalipuram was installed near the Om Sakthi temple.

published on : 31st December 2018

Karnataka government launches scheme to help SC/ST students study abroad

Under the new scheme, students going abroad for graduation in engineering, basic science, agriculture, medicine, law and other subjects will also get scholarships.

published on : 8th December 2018

Now Gujarat might get 80-feet Buddha statue

Bhante Prashil Ratna also said that the foundation is planning to set up a Buddhist University in Gujarat.

published on : 22nd November 2018

International poets visit statue of Dhyana Buddha

E Sivanagi Reddy, CEO of Cultural Center of Vijayawada and Amaravati, which organised the meet, guided them through the post-event excursion.

published on : 13th November 2018

BJP Dalit MP Savitribai Phule says statue of Buddha should be installed at disputed site in Ayodhya

Phule's statement comes at a time when right-wing organisations have renewed the demand for construction of a Ram temple in Ayodhya.

published on : 10th November 2018

World's largest Buddha statue in China to undergo 'physical examination' 

In 2001, a project was conducted to clean the body, cement rock structure, and mend cracks and install drainage pipes, at a spending of 250 million yuan (about USD 36.87 million).

published on : 1st October 2018

Taiwan chooses 'The Great Buddha+' for Oscars

The film is a dark comedy about two men who uncover secrets that take place in a Buddha statue manufacturing factory.

published on : 15th September 2018

VMC’s ‘Anthima Yatra Bhavan’ inaugurated 

Central Constituency legislator Bonda Umamaheswara Rao, Mayor Koneru Sreedhar, MLC Buddha Venkanna and division (No 47) corporator G Mahesh were also present on the occasion. 

published on : 2nd September 2018

Buddha returns to Borobudur!

Built in the 9th century with Javanese Buddhist design, Borobudur temple in Indonesia is the largest Buddhist temple in the world.

published on : 1st September 2018

London Police returns stolen 12th century Buddha statue to India on Independence Day

The bronze statue with silver inlay is one of the 14 statues stolen in 1961 from the Archaeological Survey of India site museum in Nalanda and changed several hands over the years.

published on : 15th August 2018

Vivek Agnihotri's Urban Naxals: The Making of Buddha in a Traffic Jam | Going beyond the Maoist myth

Urban Naxals is searingly honest but it also logically demolishes a kind of a mythical world existing within India that for far too long romanticised the ideas of an armed revolution.

published on : 8th July 2018

Chris Prentiss's new book tells how to be happy like 'Laughing Buddha'

The book at hand can also turn immensely inspiring at moments while poignant and philosophical at others.

published on : 4th July 2018

10 amazing statistics about Hyderabad

18 metres the height of Buddha statue in the city, which is incidentally, the world's tallest monolithic statue of the Buddha.

published on : 1st June 2018
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