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Cambodian Monk Launches International Appeal to Save Country’s Forests 0

Delegates at the International Buddhist Confederation’s (IBC) governing council meeting in Thailand last week heard two speeches from a Buddhist monk from Phnom Penh calling for the preservation of Cambodia’s forests.

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Indian Prime Minister shown mapping depicting Xuanzang’s pilgrimage 0

An exhibition, ‘Chetiya Carika-the Dhamma Pilgrimage’, was inaugurated by PM Narendra Modi on the occasion of ‘Global Hindu-Buddhism Initiative’, held at Bodh Gaya on September 5. The focus of the

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Buddhists Climate statement suggestion to global leaders : Adopt an effective agreement at Paris 0

Nineteen of the world’s most senior Buddhists have issued a landmark statement to political leaders to adopt an effective climate change agreement at the UN negotiations in Paris starting November

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Strong leadership needed to save Planet Earth: IBC 2

Dr Barbara Maas, Head, International Species Conservation, NABU International Foundation for Nature, and Secretary, IBC Standing Committee on Environment & Conservation, speaking at the ‘Samvad – Global Hindu-Buddhist Initiative on

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IBC and Gujarat Govt in building Grand Vihara at Devni Mori 0

Devni Mori was in ancient times an important Buddhist destination in Gujarat, dating back to the 3rd-4th century AD. In more recent times, the findings of remains of a stupa,

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IBC Initiative: Dialogue on Vinaya: A first in centuries 1

At a two-day Dialogue on Vinaya  held on March 18-19, 2015, senior monks of the Nalanda tradition based in India, and high-ranking monks of the Theravada tradition from Sri Lanka

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IBC signs MoU with Ministry of Tourism, Gujarat 0

At the Vibrant Gujarat Summit in Gandhinagar, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Ministry of Tourism, Gujarat and IBC for the preservation, development and promotion of Buddhist heritage sites in the

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