Articles about Buddhism

Zazen meditation: Everything you need to know

01 Jun 2022

Lifestyle
Zazen meditation: Everything you need to know

Zazen is a meditative practice that is primarily popular among Zen Buddhists. The meditation is performed by sitting in the lotus position resembling a seated Buddha.

Nepal: PM Modi arrives in Lumbini on Buddha Purnima

16 May 2022

World
Nepal: PM Modi arrives in Lumbini on Buddha Purnima

Prime Minister Narendra Modi offered prayers at the sacred Maya Devi Temple in Nepal's Lumbini on the occasion of Buddha Purnima on Monday.

Madhya Pradesh: Shop sells milk and chicken together, BJP frowns

16 Sep 2019

Politics
Madhya Pradesh: Shop sells milk and chicken together, BJP frowns

In Madhya Pradesh, a shop has become the latest reason why the ruling Congress and BJP-led Opposition are fighting.

Is Dalai Lama's 'attractive female successor' remark really sexist?

28 Jun 2019

World
Is Dalai Lama's 'attractive female successor' remark really sexist?

The 14th Dalai Lama is one of the most revered spiritual leaders in the world, perceived as a figure of humanity and compassion.

#PolicyExplainer: All about the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

09 Jan 2019

India
#PolicyExplainer: All about the Citizenship (Amendment) Bill, 2019

The Lok Sabha on Tuesday had passed, amid protests by the Opposition, the Citizen (Amendment) Bill, 2019 that seeks to amend the Citizenship Act, 1955.

Muzaffarnagar: 25 Dalits convert to Buddhism alleging discrimination

12 Nov 2018

India
Muzaffarnagar: 25 Dalits convert to Buddhism alleging discrimination

Twenty-five Dalits converted to Buddhism in Shamli district (Muzaffarnagar) in a ceremony performed by Bodh Bhikshu Bhante Pergyashil.

Dalai would himself pick his successor, probably soon: Taiwanese President

22 May 2017

World
Dalai would himself pick his successor, probably soon: Taiwanese President

President of the Tibetan government-in-exile, Lobsang Sangay, said the Dalai Lama would himself pick his successor, probably "soon".

Dalai Lama's Reincarnation: China claims it will choose the successor

13 Apr 2017

World
Dalai Lama's Reincarnation: China claims it will choose the successor

China said it will traditionally select the next Dalai Lama by drawing lots from a sacred urn at Lhasa's Dachau Temple.