It’s Buddhist way: Tibetans in Karnataka keep virus at bay

Of around 37,000 population, only 28 active Covid-positive cases; wearing masks compulsory inside all five settlements

published on : 18th April 2021

Myanmar junta releases 23,000 prisoners in Buddhist New Year's amnesty

A prison official told AFP on condition of anonymity that jails across the country will start freeing more than 23,000 people on Saturday.

published on : 17th April 2021

Buddhist relics found in Guntur village

Buddhist relics in Vaikuntapuram were first reported by British archaeologists 125 years ago, he added.

published on : 31st March 2021

Society protests move to alienate 15 acres at Thotlakonda

The State government issued a GO on February 12 with regard to the extent of protected area under the Monuments and Archaeological Act.

published on : 20th March 2021

Over 150 monks test positive for COVID-19 at Gyuto Buddhist monastery in Himachal

Around 330 monks have been tested and 154 were found to be infected with the virus in the last eight days, Gurdarshan Gupta, the district's Chief Medical Officer of Kangra district, said.

published on : 2nd March 2021

Goa govt to explore if quota can be given to neo-Buddhists: CM

Sawant's remarks came after Union minister Ramdas Athawale demanded such law in the coastal state during their meeting here.

published on : 21st December 2020

Dine Like a Monk: Benefits of a Buddhist diet  

By incorporating Buddha's ancient way of eating and present-day scientific research on food, the Buddha Diet promotes a lifestyle change.

published on : 13th December 2020

Pope urges Myanmar Buddhist clergy to tackle 'prejudice and hatred'

Some extremist Buddhist monks have spewed anti-Muslim hate speech in Myanmar for years, helping to calcify attitudes towards Rohingya Muslims.

published on : 29th November 2017