Buddhism

Buddhism

Buddhists celebrate Probarona Purnima

Buddhists believe that the tress of hair went flying into the sky according to the will of Gautama. Launching the sky lanterns is a symbol and commemoration of Gautama’s emphatic prediction.

Buddhists celebrate Probarona Purnima on Wednesday

Atisha Dipankar - cultural messenger between China and Bangladesh

A magnificent journey of a thousand years and miles

Atisha Dipankar has opened up wide windows of cultural cooperation between China and South Asia. As the successors, we have the responsibility to cherish the same ideals, adhere to the same beliefs ...

A magnificent journey of a thousand years and miles

Covid stigma keeps Myanmar medical volunteers locked out of home

A Buddhist monk and a budding sailor are among the outcasts squatting in an abandoned building in Myanmar while they help bury coronavirus victims and their worried families tell them to keep away

Covid stigma keeps Myanmar medical volunteers locked out of home

Buddha Purnima tomorrow

Buddha Purnima, the largest religious festival of the Buddhist community, is set to be observed tomorrow (Wednesday) across the country

Buddha Purnima tomorrow

Legal notice seeks Hindu, Buddhist women's right to inherit property

A legal notice has been issued to the government asking it to take necessary steps to ensure equal rights of inheritance of property for Hindu and Buddhist women

Supreme Court of Bangladesh

Buddha Purnima today

Buddha Purnima marks the birth, enlightenment and death of Gautama Buddha. On this day in 563 BC, Buddha was born as Siddhartha Gautama in Kopilabostu at the foothill of the Himalayas

Buddha Purnima today

Headscarves not banned at Motijheel Ideal School & College: PM

Mentioning that wearing headscarves by girl students at Motijheel Ideal School and College not banned, prime minister Sheikh Hasina on Wednesday said her government is always aware about taking ...

Headscarves not banned at Motijheel Ideal School & College: PM

India's contentious citizenship act comes into effect

The contentious Citizenship (Amendment) Act which grants citizenship to six non-Muslim communities -- Hindu, Sikh, Buddhist, Jain, Parsi and Christian -- who have come to India from Pakistan, ...

India's contentious citizenship act comes into effect

Kung Fu sisters battle stereotypes

They train with swords and fighting fans after their prayers and morning chants.Meet the Himalayan kung fu nuns using their martial arts skills to challenge stereotypes about women's roles in the ...

Kung Fu sisters battle stereotypes

Myanmar town offers glimmer of hope for Muslims enduring 'apartheid'

Htoo Maung sits down to lunch, sharing a bowl of traditional noodle soup with old friends, an ordinary act that has become extraordinary in Myanmar's Rakhine state -- because he is Muslim, and they ...

Myanmar town offers glimmer of hope for Muslims enduring 'apartheid'
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