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Dried branches of Bodhi tree chopped

August 1st, 2012 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, Aug 1 (IANS) Some dried branches of the Bodhi tree, under which Lord Buddha attained enlightenment, were chopped Wednesday after a dried branch fell into the Mahabodhi temple ... Read more...

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Bodhi tree is healthy, says scientists

July 18th, 2012 - 5:34 pm ICT by IANS
Patna, July 18 (IANS) The Bodhi tree in Bodh Gaya, under which Lord Buddha is believed to have attained enlightenment, is healthy once again."The Bodh tree is fully healthy," ... Read more...

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Buddhists upset over death of sacred fish inside Bodhgaya temple pond

January 9th, 2011 - 8:51 pm ICT by ANI
Bodhgaya, Jan 9 (ANI): Buddhists in Bihar's Bodhgaya city fear that things could get worse following the death of a sacred 'golden fish' inside the temple pond due to freezing temperature on ... Read more...

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Re-released ‘Avatar’ to showcase sexy extra scenes

August 23rd, 2010 - 2:46 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Aug 23 (ANI): The re-released 'Avatar' will be more saucier as it returns to the big screen for a limited run- it is going to woo the audiences with yet ... Read more...

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Terror-hit hotels limp back to normal life (One Year after 26/11)

November 25th, 2009 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Gayatri Makhijani Mumbai, Nov 25 (IANS) "In memory and faith that peace can come on Earth as it is in Heaven." Thus reads a scrawling handwriting in a memorial book placed at ... Read more...

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Monks protest against barricading sacred Bodhi tree in Bodh Gaya

October 21st, 2008 - 5:13 pm ICT by ANI
Bodhgaya, Oct 21 (ANI): Monks in Bodh Gaya have staged a demonstration against barricading of the sacred Bodhi tree by the Bodhgaya Temple Management Committee (BTMC). Monks alleged that a scientist of ... Read more...

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Devotes take a holy dip in Ganges on ‘Akshaya Tritiya’ in Allahabad

May 7th, 2008 - 5:28 pm ICT by admin
Allahabad, May 7 (ANI): Devotees in Allahabad take a holy dip in the river Ganges on the occasion of 'Akshaya Tritiya' (Gold festival) today.Akshay Tritiya, the third day of the lunar ... Read more...

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