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Militants should get fair share of hearing: Buddhist monk

Leh, Sep 21 (IANS) Buddhist spiritual leader and active globetrotting environmentalist the Gyalwang Drukpa wants militants to get a fair share of hearing to present their side of the picture. Even as terrorism has attained alarming proportions globally, the Gyalwang Drukpa told IANS on the International Day of Peace (Sep 21): We are not giving a fair opportunity to listen to and understa...

1 day ago
This 'rockstar monk' is crooning songs of gender equality

Leh, Sep 20 (IANS) There is a rockstar monk crooning the song of gender equality and harmony, of saving the Himalayas for the future -- cycling down the treacherous mountains and preaching another religion. Well, perhaps not crooning literally, but his interests, enthusiasm and activism are far removed from any religious personality that adorns the robe. This Buddhist leader and ...

2 days ago
60-foot-tall silk brocade displayed at Naropa festival

Leh, Sep 19 (IANS) A 60-foot-tall silk embroidery brocade of Buddha Amitabha was unfurled on Monday at once-in-12-years carnival of spirituality, culture and tradition near the 17th century Hemis monastery of Drukpa lineage, the largest such in the Himalayas. The 12th Gyalwang Drukpa, the spiritual head of the 1,000-year-old Drukpa Order based in the Himalayas, unfurled the brocade amids...

4 days ago
SRK poses with Rembrandt painting at Rijksmuseum

Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who is currently in Amsterdam shooting for Imtiaz Alis film, gave his fans a glimpse of his date with the world famous Rijksmuseum. The actor, who was particularly drawn to a painting The Night Watch by Dutch artist Rembrandt, tweeted: Surrounded by Masters keeping a Nightwatch. Rembrandt and others at the awesome Rijks Museum. Am...

7 days ago
Leh gears up for Buddhist 'Kumbh of Himalayas'

Leh, Sep 14 (IANS) A once-in-12-years carnival of Buddhist spirituality, culture and tradition -- and a grand congregation of Drukpa masters -- is set to begin this week at the 17th century Hemis monastery of Drukpa lineage, the largest such in the Himalayas. Organisers say the fourth edition of the Naropa festival, a celebration of the 1,000th birth anniversary of the great Indian saint...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

18 days ago
Modi visits Ambassadors' Pagoda in Vietnam

Hanoi, Sep 3 (IANS) Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Saturday visited the Quan Su Pagoda, also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda here. At the heart of the Vietnamese Buddhism, a precious treasure of Hanoi. PM @narendramodi visits Quan Su Pagoda, External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted. The historic monument is also known as the Ambassadors' Pagoda as there was a...

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