Diwali 2022: the meaning of Diwali

In India, Diwali, also called the festival of lights, is one of the main festivals. It symbolizes the triumph of good over evil. Hindus celebrate by exchanging gifts, sharing feasts and offering prayers to Goddess Lakshmi, the goddess of…

The hands with which we build

In an article published in the 2022 edition of religion, Buddhist architect Dennis Alan Winters looks back on that time 38 years ago when the Dalai Lama asked him a difficult question. This is a question we should all ask…

Young Voices: Breaking expectations

Young Voices is a special project by Buddhistdoor Global bringing together insightful essays written by high school students in the United States who have taken courses based on experiential learning rooted in Buddhist teaching. Inspired…

Rekindle the SWA Spirit

The national movement against this colonial slavery in Bharat was inspired by the spirit of 'me' whose manifestation shook the whole country in the form of a trilogy of swadharma, swaraj and swadeshi. Due to the presence of saints and…

Bastion of Freedom – The Hindu

Every year on August 15, the Prime Minister delivers his address to the nation from the ramparts of historic Fort Rouge. Why? Every year on August 15, the Prime Minister delivers his address to the nation from the ramparts of…

Mairaj Ahmad Khan wins skeet gold

Darshna Rathore had a chance to fight for gold but missed the last two birds so had to settle for bronze Darshna Rathore had a chance to fight for gold but missed the last two birds so had to settle for bronze Olympian and World Cup…

IEEE Women’s Leadership Summit Begins

A two-day IEEE Women in Engineering (WIE) Kerala Section International Leadership Summit kicked off here on Friday. The event marks its 20th anniversary celebrations and showcases female talent who have achieved phenomenal success in the…

Can stones float? – The Hindu

Hanuman hears about the curse on Nala and Nila, a curse that will have an impact in the future... Hanuman hears about the curse on Nala and Nila, a curse that will have an impact in the future... NOTala and Hanuman are on their way…