Barely three days before the sacred Kalchakra puja, a group of 12 neo-Buddhists today began a fast-unto-death near the Mahabodhi temple here against the Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama’s alleged pro-China bias.
His Holiness The Dalai Lama today visited the Buddhist monastries of Japan, Thailand, Taiwan, China and Vietnam here today.
Hundreds of monks and followers gathered Wednesday to welcome the 17-year-old Tibetan high lama called the Karmapa on his arrival in this northern Indian town of Buddhist ruins.
Massive police deployment has been made for the forthcoming Kalchakra pooja and to ensure the safety of both the Dalai Lama and Karmapa, the two high risk Buddhist spiritual leaders now in Bodh Gaya for the performance of the complex
The Dalai Lama greets worhsippers behind the bullet-proof glass of his vehicle after prayers at a Buddhist temple in Bodh Gaya in the Indian state of Bihar Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2003. (AP Photo/Elizabeth Dalziel)
David Bowie, Laurie Anderson, Ziggy Marley, and the Kinks’ Ray Davies are among the performers confirmed for the 15th annual Tibet House Benefit Concert at New York’s Carnegie Hall, Billboard.com has learned.
Keeping the Buddhist spirit alive, the Tibetan victims of the last Monday night’s fire that gutted the city’s famous Lhasa Market in its entirety, said on Wednesday that they would not bother the Dalai Lama with their problems since
More than 5000 Buddhists from Sikkim have reached Bihar’s Bodhgaya to attend the ‘Kalachakra’ ceremony to be conducted by spiritual leader the Dalai Lama from January 12.
Buddhist Monks walk behind a statue of Lord Buddha during the Kalachakra Buddhist festival in Bodh Gaya. (AP photo)