Updated : 1 month, 2 weeks ago IST
Kalburagi (Karnataka) [India], Mar 1 (ANI): Over 60 Dalit families, in Karnataka's Kundagoli village in Kalburagi district renounced Hinduism and converted to Buddhism today.
Updated : 2 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Vijayawada (Andhra Pradesh) [India], Feb 4 (ANI): 'Global Shanti: Amaravati Buddhist Heritage Festival' kicked off on Saturday at Swaraj Maidan here.
Updated : 2 months, 3 weeks ago IST
New Delhi [India], Jan 28 (ANI): This year, (fortunately or unfortunately) has shaped out to be a traveler's paradise, with over 16 long weekends coming up.
Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], Jan 26 (ANI): The Right to Information (RTI) office on Thursday revealed that as many as 1,687 people opted for religious conversion in Maharashtra in the last 43 months, with 1,166 Hindus embracing other faiths, including Islam, Christianity and Buddhism.
New Delhi [India] Jan. 23 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday said Buddhism and Ramayana connect India with other ASEAN countries.
Updated : 4 months, 2 weeks ago IST
Lucknow (Uttar Pradesh) [India] November 30 (ANI): Buddhist monk Pragyanand, who taught and initiated Dalit icon Dr Bhim Rao Ambedkar to Buddhism, died on Thursday here at the age of 90.
Updated : 5 months, 3 weeks ago IST
Azamgarh (Uttar Pradesh) [India], October 24 (ANI): Bahujan Samaj Party (BSP) chief Mayawati on Tuesday attacked the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP), saying it should change its mindset towards the Dalits, else she would be forced to convert to Buddhism like Bhimrao Ambedkar.
Updated : 1 year, 5 months ago IST
Brussels [Belgium], Nov.5 (ANI): It used to be a fine ancient monastery- a sprawling complex housing thousands of monks and nuns, going through various stages of learning about Buddhism. The scholars it produced went on to lead many monasteries themselves, and even entered local and regiona
Updated : 1 year, 6 months ago IST
Colombo [Sri Lanka], Oct. 4 (ANI): Maintaining that all political parties and leaders of all religious faiths have no issue in giving priority to protect Buddhism in the country, the Sri Lankan Prime Minister Ranil Wickremesinghe has said that they have given their permission to the provisio