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Dalai Lama addresses inter-Buddhist traditions seminar at Bodh Gaya

December 25, 2018 2:01 am0 comments
Dalai Lama addresses inter-Buddhist traditions seminar at Bodh Gaya

(TibetanReview.net, Dec24, 2018) – The Dalai Lama on Dec 21 addressed the inaugural event of an International Seminar on the Tipitaka / Tripitaka which was jointly organized at Bodh Gaya by the Buddhist Thai-Bharat Society, the Dalai Lama Trust and the Central Institute of Higher Tibetan Studies (CIHTS), Sarnath. The […]

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Interfaith Forum members call on Dalai Lama at Bodh Gaya

December 23, 2018 12:11 am0 comments
Interfaith Forum members call on Dalai Lama at Bodh Gaya

(TibetanReview.net, Dec22, 2018) – Members of an Inter-Faith Forum at Buddhism’s holiest place of Bodh Gaya have called on Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, on Dec 21. The forum was established in 2001 and the members included Buddhists, Hindus, Christians, Muslims, Jains, Sikhs and Brahmakumaris. The Forum’s secretary, […]

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Dalai Lama addresses first-of-kind conference of different Tibetan religious traditions

December 22, 2018 1:30 am0 comments
Dalai Lama addresses first-of-kind conference of different Tibetan religious traditions

(TibetanReview.net, Dec21, 2018) – The Dalai Lama on Dec 19 addressed the inaugural event of a three-day Conference of Scholars of Different Traditions on Jé Tsongkhapa’s ‘Essence of True Eloquence’ at Bodh Gaya. Participating in it were scholars from all the traditions of Tibetan Buddhism and Tibet’s Pre-Buddhist religion Bon. […]

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Dalai Lama back at Buddhists’ holiest site to teach

December 20, 2018 12:26 am0 comments
Dalai Lama back at Buddhists’ holiest site to teach

(TibetanReview.net, Dec18, 2018) – Tibet’s exiled spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, has arrived at the Buddhist’s holiest site of Bodh Gaya in the Indian state of Bihar on Dec 16 to give religious teachings over Dec 28-30. Around 50,000 people are stated to have gathered to hear the teachings. The […]

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All five accused in the 2013 Bodh Gaya explosions get life sentence

June 3, 2018 5:52 pm0 comments
All five accused in the 2013 Bodh Gaya explosions get life sentence

(TibetanReview.net, Jun03, 2018) – A special NIA (National Investigation Agency) court in Bihar’s capital Patna has on Jun 1 sentenced all the five Indian Mujahideen militants, convicted for the Jul 7, 2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts, to life imprisonment. The five were earlier convicted by the court on May 25. […]

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Five convicted for the 2013 Bodh Gaya bomb blasts

May 27, 2018 1:11 am0 comments
Five convicted for the 2013 Bodh Gaya bomb blasts

(TibetanReview.net, May26, 2018) – A special NIA (National Investigation Agency) court in Bihar’s capital Patna has on May 25 convicted five Indian Mujahideen militants for the Jul 7, 2013 Bodh Gaya serial blasts case in which several people were injured. The court has found all the five accused — Imtiyaz […]

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Bodh Gaya bomb plot reportedly meant to be revenge for Rohingya atrocities in Myanmar

February 4, 2018 11:56 pm0 comments
Bodh Gaya bomb plot reportedly meant to be revenge for Rohingya atrocities in Myanmar

(TibetanReview.net, Feb04, 2018) – Police in India have been cited as saying Feb 2 that members of Neo-JMB, a faction of Jamaat-ul-Mujahideen Bangladesh (JMB), had planted the three bombs at Buddhism’s holiest site in Bodh Gaya to avenge the violence against Rohingya Muslims in Myanmar. This referred to a low-intensity […]

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Two held for planting the Jan 19 bombs at Bodh Gaya

February 3, 2018 11:40 pm0 comments
Two held for planting the Jan 19 bombs at Bodh Gaya

(TibetanReview.net, Feb03, 2018) – Two people said to be members of the banned terrorist outfit Jamatul Mujahidin Bangladesh have been taken into custody by the Special Task Force unit of the Kolkata Police on Jan 31 for involvement in planting three bombs last month near the Mahabodhi Temple, Buddhism’s holiest […]

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Police hunt for five unidentified Bodh Gaya bombs suspects

January 31, 2018 3:55 am0 comments
Police hunt for five unidentified Bodh Gaya bombs suspects

(TibetanReview.net, Jan30, 2018) – Police in the Indian state of Bihar have launched a hunt for five people who are suspected to have planted three bombs outside the Mahabodhi Mahavihara, Buddhism’s holiest site, situated in the district of Gaya on Jan 19. While one bomb, described as being of low-intensity, […]

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Dalai Lama believed not targeted in Bodh Gaya explosives incident

January 23, 2018 10:39 pm0 comments
Dalai Lama believed not targeted in Bodh Gaya explosives incident

  (TibetanReview.net, Jan23, 2018) – The Dalai Lama was not the target and as yet unknown terror groups were likely involved in planting the three bombs – one of which exploded on Jan 19 – at Bodh Gaya, Buddhism’s holiest site, reported indianexpress.com Jan 22, citing state and central agencies […]

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