Articles about Lord Buddha

India-Myanmar friendship driven by quest for mutual peace, prosperity: Kovind

12 Dec 2018

India
India-Myanmar friendship driven by quest for mutual peace, prosperity: Kovind

The friendship between India and Myanmar is not driven by short-term goals, but by a lasting quest for mutual peace and prosperity, President Ram Nath Kovind said yesterday, as he extended New Delhi's support for preserving the unity and territorial integrity of the neighboring country.

Not Ram temple, install Buddha's statue in Ayodhya: BJP MP
Not Ram temple, install Buddha's statue in Ayodhya: BJP MP

Amid growing demands for a Ram temple, Savitribai Phule, the BJP MP from Bahraich (UP), has called for installing a statue of Lord Buddha at the disputed site in Ayodhya.

Visiting Sikkim next month? Do check-out world's tallest Chenrezig statue

30 Oct 2018

India
Visiting Sikkim next month? Do check-out world's tallest Chenrezig statue

Planning for a November vacation to Sikkim? Be sure to check out the 137-feet statue of Chenrezig, touted to be the world's tallest figurine of the Tibetan-Buddhist deity.

Indians continue to be top foreigners visiting Nepal in 2017

29 May 2018

Nepal
Indians continue to be top foreigners visiting Nepal in 2017

Indians continued to account for the maximum number of tourists who visited Nepal in 2017, which recorded the arrival of nearly one million foreigners, according to government data.

PM Modi: Pandit Nehru was against building Somnath temple

29 Nov 2017

India
PM Modi: Pandit Nehru was against building Somnath temple

With Gujarat elections approaching, PM Modi is on a roll; he addressed back-to-back rallies at Morbi, Prachi, Palitana and Navsari.

UN: Violence against Rohingyas in Myanmar 'seems like ethnic cleansing'

11 Sep 2017

BBC
UN: Violence against Rohingyas in Myanmar 'seems like ethnic cleansing'

The UN human rights chief Zeid Raad Al Hussein said Myanmar's security operation against the Rohingya "seems a textbook example of ethnic cleansing"