Kushinagar Current Affairs, GK & News

Kushinagar

The Kushinagar is a town located in Uttar Pradesh. It is one of the most important Buddhist pilgrimage sites. Buddhists believe that Lord Buddha attained Mahaparivarna (Enlightenment) after his death here. About Kushinagar Kushinagar was the capital of Kosala kingdom. According to the Hindus, it was ruled by King Kush (son of Lord Rama). However, ..

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India’s Largest Reclining Statue of Lord Buddha

The largest reclining statue of Lord Buddha in India is being built in Bodh Gaya, Bihar. India’s Buddhist pilgrimage circuit is being proactively revived and Bodh Gaya is an integral part of it. Hence, the site of Gautam Buddha’s enlightenment will soon be home to his largest reclining statue. Overview: This statue is being built ..

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Samantha Express

Indian Railway Catering and Tourism Corporation (IRCTC) will launch a new train Samantha Express on February 14 from Nagpur. The Samantha Express will cover prominent places associated with Gautam Buddha and chief architect of the Constitution Dr B R Ambedkar. Journey of Samantha Express The Samantha express will run through the following places: Chaityabhoomi (Mumbai): Dr Ambedkar was cremated ..

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