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Constitution Day / Samvidhan Divas – 26 November

Constitution Day / Samvidhan Divas - 26 November

Constitution day 2016 would be celebrated at Saturday, on 26th of November. Constitution Day (Samvidhan Divas) in India Constitution Day in India is celebrated every year on 26th of November as the constitution of India was adopted by the Constituent Assembly on 26th of November in the year 1949 and came into force on 26th of January in 1950. Dr. …

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Chiang Mai Yee Peng Lantern Festival Images

Chiang Mai Yee Peng Lantern Festival Images

Chiang Mai Yee Peng Lantern Festival Images: Yi Peng or Yee Peng (local name) is part of the festival of lights in Northern Thailand to show respect to Buddha. It’s date usually coincides with Loi Krathong which all of Thailand celebrates using floating lights on water. In Northern Thailand Yi Peng, which is celebrated alongside Loi Krathong, is different in …

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मुम्बई की कान्हेरी गुफाएं – बौद्ध कला का प्रमाण

मुम्बई की कान्हेरी गुफाएं - बौद्ध कला का प्रमाण

मुम्बई विश्व में पर्यटन के लिए भी विश्व विख्यात है। यहां दूर-दूर से लोग घूमने आते हैं। मुम्बई एवं आस-पास कई ऐसे पर्यटन स्थल हैं जहां हम कम बजट और कम समय में छुट्टियों का आनंद उठा सकते हैं। ऐसा ही एक पर्यटन स्थल है मुम्बई महानगर के पश्चिमी क्षेत्र में स्थित कान्हेरी गुफाएं। बोरीवली के उत्तर में संजय गांधी …

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Yoga Quotes in Hindi योग पर अनमोल विचार

Yoga Quotes in Hindi योग पर अनमोल विचार

योग पर अनमोल विचार / Yoga Quotes in Hindi: योग भारत की प्राचीन संस्कृति का गोरवमयी हिस्सा है जिसकी वजह से भारत सदियों तक विश्व गुरु रहा है | योग एक ऐसी सुलभ एवं प्राकृतिक पद्धति है जिससे स्वस्थ मन एवं शरीर के साथ अनेक आध्यात्मिक लाभ प्राप्त किये जा सकते हैं | जिस योग को स्वामी रामदेव जी महाराज ने …

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Flowers – Lord Buddha English Poem

Flowers - Lord Buddha

Who shall conquer this world and the world of death and the gods? Who shall find the clear path of truth, as a skillful person finds the flower? The wise student will conquer this world and the world of death and the gods. The wise student will find the clear path of truth, as a skillful person finds the flower. …

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What is the triple study or education taught by the Buddha?

What is the triple study or education taught by the Buddha?

According to Buddhism the triple study or education is: The study of morality or good conduct (Silasikkha) The study of mind or mental tranquility (Cittasikkha) The study of knowledge or spiritual insight (Pannasikkha). The practice of this triple study will lead one to deliverance.

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How is the date of Buddha’s birthday celebration determined?

How is the date of Buddha's birthday celebration determined?

Traditionally, Buddha’s birthday is known as Vesak or Visakah Puja. Vesak is the major Buddhist festival of the year as it celebrates the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha on the one day, the first full moon day of the sixth month of the Buddhist lunar calendar, or the fourth month of the Chinese calendar or in May, (except …

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Buddha Poornima

Buddha Poornima

Buddha Poornima, which falls on the full moon night in the month of Vaisakha (either in April or May), commemorates the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha, founder of Buddhism. Notwithstanding the summer heat (the temperature routinely touches 45 degrees C), pilgrims come from all over the world to Bodh Gaya to attend the Buddha Poornima celebrations. The day is marked …

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Where was Lord Buddha born?

Where was Lord Buddha born?

Buddha was born in B.C. 560 and died at the age of eighty in B.C. 480. The place of his birth was a grove known as Lumbini, near the city of Kapilavastu, at the foot of Mount Palpa in the Himalayan ranges within Nepal. This small city Kapilavastu stood on the bank of the little river Rohini, some hundred miles …

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The Buddha At Kamakura – Rudyard Kipling English Poem

The Buddha At Kamakura - Rudyard Kipling English Poem

O ye who tread the Narrow Way By Tophet-flare to Judgment Day, Be gentle when the ‘heathen’ pray To Buddha at Kamakura! To him the Way, the Law, apart, Whom Maya held beneath her heart, Ananda’s Lord, the Bodhisat, The Buddha of Kamakura. For though he neither burns nor sees, Nor hears ye thank your Deities, Ye have not sinned …

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