Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal Current Affairs, GK & News
On June 24, 2020, the Union Cabinet chaired by PM Modi approved the proposal to declare the Kushinagar airport in Uttar Pradesh as international airport. Highlights The airport was given international importance to increase domestic and international tourism in the region. Around 200 to 300 devotees from Cambodia, Japan, Burma and Thailand are offering prayers ..
Month: Current Affairs - June, 2020
Category: India Nation & States Current Affairs
On April 29, the 2018 International Buddhist Conference was held in Lumbini, the birth place of Gautama Buddha. It was organised as part of 2562nd Buddha Jayanti celebrations. The basic purpose of the conference was to disseminate teachings of Gautam Buddha and spread the messages of nonviolence, brotherhood, co-existence, love and peace to the international ..
Topics: Birthdays • Buddha's Birthday • Buddhism • Buddhism in Nepal • Buddhist holidays • Buddhist pilgrimage sites in Nepal • Calendars • Gautama Buddha • Lumbini • Maya Devi Temple, Lumbini • religion • Rupandehi District