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‘Discoveries at Bhamala stupa opened new chapter in history’

The Bhamala Buddhist Archaeology Complex sits close to Khanpur Dam at the head of the Haro Valley, marked by riverbends and hills, dotted with prehistoric caves. The stupa and monastery there date back to the 2nd century CE. They are uniquely significant in the Gandhara civilisation, the largest surviving example of a particular cross-like stupa that resembles the Aztec pyramids and more recently, the site of the discovery of the world’s oldest ‘Maha Pari Nirvana’ […]

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The auspicious presence of His Holiness Dalai Lama to be experienced at Global Buddhist Congregation at Aurangabad from 22-24 Nov 2019.

Global Buddhist Congregation, 2019 is a Mega Conference with a noble cause of spreading the teachings of mindfulness, compassion and peace of Lord Buddha. It is being organised under the guidance of all India Bhikkhu Sangha, in the historical city of Aurangabad Maharashtra. And it is being blessed by the auspicious presence of His Holiness Dalai Lama and His Holiness Warakagoda Sri Pragyananad Ghanaratnabhidana, Mahanayaka Mahathera of Srilanka and very senior monks from India and […]