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Deekshabhoomi

Deekshabhoomi is a sacred monument of Buddhism at the place where the architect of the Indian Constitution, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar, went back to Buddhism with his about 600,000 followers on 14 October 1956.Ambedkar’s return to Buddhism is an important matter for many in India. Deekshabhoomi is… Continue Reading →

Pillars of Ashoka

The pillars of Ashoka are a series of columns dispersed throughout the northern Indian subcontinent. Originally, there must have been many pillars of Ashoka although only ten with inscriptions still survive. The inscriptions on the pillars described edicts about morality… Continue Reading →

Wish fulfilling Tree

Kalpavriksha , also known as kalpataru, kalpadruma or kalpapādapa, is a wish-fulfilling divine tree in Hindu mythology. It was mentioned in Sanskrit literature from the earliest sources onwards. It is a popular theme in Jain cosmology and Buddhism. Sage Durvasa… Continue Reading →

Largest monastery in Inda

Tawang Monastery in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh is the largest monastery in India and second largest in the world after the Potala Palace in Lhasa, Tibet. The full name of the monastery is Tawang Galdan Namgye Lhatse in… Continue Reading →

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