NAGARKOT, March 16: A cultural programme has been organized here to support Sharmila Syangtan who is set to scale the world's highest peak, Mount Everest, from the Tamang community.

TAULIHAWA, March 6: More than a million tourists, including Buddhist pilgrims, visit Lumbini -- the birthplace of Buddha - every year. However, Buddha's natal town Kapilvastu still awaits visitors despite lying just 59 kilometers away from Lumbini.

Let Buddhas be

March 5, 2018 01:30 am

Buddha did not waste time in trivial things. Where one is born and where one dies were none of his business. Citizenship and nationality were not his concerns

KATHMANDU, Mar4: Thousands of people came together at Tundikhel in the capital on Saturday under the banner 'Buddha was Born in Nepal' and chanted Dhammapada, a collection of the teachings of Lord Buddha, with the aim of setting a new world record.

KATHMANDU Nov 23: Spiritual leader Dalai Lama has spread misleading information about the birthplace of Buddha.

KATHMANDU, August 31: The Rastriya Shivasena Party has demanded to declare Nepal a Vedic Sanatan Hindu Nation and a Birthplace of Lord Buddha.

RUPANDEHI, April 16: A historic place Lumbini, better known as the birthplace of Gautam Buddha, is becoming the hub of Indian beggars these days.

KATHMANDU, Jan 28: The body of famous rapper Anil Adhikari, popularly known as Yama Buddha, has been brought to Kathmandu on Saturday.

KATHMANDU, Jan 26: The body of famous rapper Anil Adhikari, popularly known as Yama Buddha, is set to be brought to Kathmandu on Saturday.

LONDON, Jan 19: Family members are yet to receive a formal postmortem report of the famous rapper Anil Adhikari, widely known as Yama Buddha, found dead last week.

Glimpse of Buddha's remains to public

October 16, 2016 12:39 pm

KATHMANDU, Oct 16: Ashti Dhatu, the remains of the Gautam Buddha, has been put on a display for public view at the Pulchowk-based Aksheshwor Mahabihar ( Buddhist temple).

KATHMANDU, Aug 12: Hin Hung, an expert on Buddhist philosophy and director of Buddhist Studies Center at Hong Kong University, said only by embracing morality and good behaviors can fill themselves with the feeling of compassion.