VP Jagdeep Dhankhar to unveil 12th General Assembly of Asian Buddhist Conference for Peace

NEW DELHI: The 12th General Assembly of the Asian Buddhist Conference for Peace (ABCP) is poised to begin on Wednesday in New Delhi, with the inaugural ceremony set to be presided over by Vice President Jagdeep Dhankhar. Founded in 1969 at the behest of Khambo Lama Samaagiin Gombojov, the head of Mongolian Buddhists, the ABCP […]

Assam uni scholars discover 8th century Hindu-Buddhist sculptures near Mizoram

SILCHAR: In a significant discovery, a professor and research scholar from Assam University in Silchar reported finding 1,500-year-old (8th century) sculptures influenced by Hindu and Buddhist traditions near the Assam-Mizoram border. Ganesh Nandi, Assistant Professor at Assam University’s Department of Visual Arts, and researcher Binoy Paul made the discovery in the Kolalian village, Mizoram, adjacent […]

What is Sanatan Dharma?

Sanatan Dharma means an eternal religion that will always be relevant, says Sadhguru

Tradition or …? Dalai Lama forces kid to suck his tongue

Tibetan spiritual leader is in centre of storm as he asks a perplexed kid to suck his tongue

IBC An Important Mission For A Happier, Peaceful World: Ling Rinpoche

Drawing attention to how the teachings of Buddha are more relevant than ever before and why it is necessary to create a happier and more peaceful world, Buddhist monks from across the world participated in the 10th International Buddhist Confederation (IBC) on Saturday in the national capital. Buddhist delegates were invited by IBC on Saturday […]

EXC: Former Delhi Minister Rajendra Pal Gautam On Hinduism-Buddhism Row

In an exclusive interview with The New Indian, former Delhi minister Rajinder Pal Gautam speaks about his decision to quit Arvind Kejriwal's cabinet and how Buddhism will help remove casteism in India.