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CURRENT AFFAIRS - ART & CULTURE 3 Day International Buddhist Conference in Bihar | 21-Mar-2017 13:08

The three days ‘International Buddhist Conference’ organized by Ministry of Culture and Nava Nalanda Mahavira Deemed University in Rajgir, Bihar.

The Conference was inaugurated by The Dalai Lama and Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of Culture and Tourism at International Buddhist Conference Rajgir, Bihar.

There were two highlights of the inaugural session. One is the release of the reprint of the Pali Tripitaka in Devanagari script by the Dalai lama. The second highlight was the announcement of the opening of the department of the Buddhist science for the first time in Asia.

Yogoda Satsanga Society of India | 10-Mar-2017 11:11

A commemorative postage stamp was recently released by the PM on 100 years of Yogoda Satsang Math.

 Yogoda Satsanga Society of India (YSS) is a non-profit religious organization founded in 1917 by Paramahansa Yogananda, whose Autobiography of a Yogi has introduced millions of truth seekers all over the world to yoga and meditation, and whose universal Kriya Yoga teachings provide methods for achieving spiritually harmonious lives.

Kriya Yoga is a comprehensive spiritual path that was brought to the West by Paramhansa Yogananda, author of Autobiography of a Yogi. that half-minute of Kriya equals one year of natural spiritual unfoldment

 

International Yoga festival | 03-Mar-2017 12:27

     The 29th International Yoga festival has started at Rishikesh in Uttarakhand from March 1, 2017.

    The event organised by the AYUSH ministry & Uttarakhand Tourism Development Board.

    The theme is “The world is one family”.