Now Imphal in Manipur offers a new route to Bodhgaya
on a shoestring budget, that is unimaginable compared to the trip via Yangon.
is the land of the Buddha, Dharma, and Nirvana.
A deluxe bus service which is equipped with modern facilities like air-conditioned cushioned seats will link two Buddhist sites, namely Swayambhunath Stupa and Bodhgaya
As a part of the agreement, Holiday Inn hotels in Bodhgaya
, Kushinagar and Shravasti will be refurbished and upgraded, to ensure the portfolio is fully representative of the Holiday Inn brand globally.
Bhatkal has denied any hand in the Bodhgaya
blast in Bihar this year.
It is suspected that the July terror strike in Bodhgaya
was also part of the strategy to target Buddhists to avenge killings of Rohingyas in Myanmar.
The Jade Buddha is a great international achievement; it is carved from a very rare 18 tonne boulder of translucent jade from Canada, it is based on the famous Buddha statue from Bodhgaya
India, the Buddha prototype was designed by an Australian and a Thai sculptor, it was carved by skilled craftsmen in Thailand, the face was painted by a master painter from Nepal.
National Investigation Agency (NIA) and National Security Guard (NSG) teams are on their way to Bodhgaya
The Tibetans told police and immigration authorities that they initially traveled from Tibet to India via Nepal to attend Kalachakra, a Tibetan religious ceremony held at Bodhgaya
, a religious site in the eastern Indian state of Bihar, from Jan.
Ten years after the historic event of Bodhgaya
1998 upasampada ordination; and successful restoration and transmission of the bhikkhuni order in Sri Lanka (1), the All India Bhikkhuni Sangha for the first time organized a bhikkhuni ordination ceremony in their home State--Maharashtra, from January 9 to 15, 2009.
Lena Herzog's collection of photographs seeks to present two Buddhist pilgrimages, one to and around Tibet's Mount Kailash ('the spiritual and physical centre of the universe'), the other to Bodhgaya
in Bihar, India, to take part in the Kalachakra Initiation, during which a sand is constructed around a symbol of Mount Kailash.
The decision to admit the Dalai Lama to one of India's top hospitals was taken after doctors examined him late on Saturday in a Buddhist monastery in Bodhgaya
, where he had been staying, said his press co-ordinator Masood Butt.