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.
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
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
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
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,
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
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