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News Nepal » Lumbini: China’s cultural debt to a Nepalese artist in the 13th-century court of Kublai Khan

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/long-reads/article/2122813/chinas-cultural-debt-nepalese-artist-13th-century
Publication date: Wednesday 06 December 2017

References to Nepal’s seventh-century king Narendra Deva were described in annals from China’s Tang dynasty (AD618-907) Bangdel added, and there were cross-cultural exchanges through early pilgrims who visited Buddha’s birthplace, Lumbini ...

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Publication date: Wednesday 13 December 2017

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News Nepal » Lumbini: 5 things Pakistanis can experience in Nepal

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/155237/5-things-pakistanis-can-experience-nepal/
Publication date: Friday 08 December 2017

UNESCO has listed 10 world heritage sites of Nepal. Chitwan National Park and Sagarmatha National Park are listed by UNESCO as natural world heritage sites. Similarly, seven sites in Kathmandu Valley, counted together as one, and Lumbini (the birthplace of ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: Senior General Min Aung Hlaing visits Lumbini - Eleven Myanmar

News channel or source: http://elevenmyanmar.com/local/12772
Publication date: Wednesday 13 December 2017

Senior General Min Aung Hlaing visits LumbiniEleven MyanmarCommander-in-Chief of Defence Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, who is on a goodwill visit in Nepal at the invitation of Nepalese Chief of Army Staff General Ranjendra Chhetri, visited Lumbini Park, the birth place of Buddha in Lumbini, on ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: As China, Nepal try to clear last hurdles for new train route, India’s anxiety is aggravated

News channel or source: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1078811.shtml
Publication date: onday 04 December 2017

A team of Chinese railway officials and experts recently visited Nepal to assess the feasibility of cross-border ... after completing field trips to Gyirong, Pokhara and Lumbini. According to the Kathmandu Post, Nepali Department of Railways spokesperson ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: China's rail: A Nepali dream - China.org.cn

News channel or source: http://www.china.org.cn/opinion/2017-12/12/content_50099130.htm
Publication date: onday 11 December 2017

China.org.cnChina's rail: A Nepali dreamChina.org.cnFollowing the election alliance, the two communist parties have also issued a joint election commitment paper where they have promised to connect the eastern part of Nepal to the western belt and Rasuwa-Kathmandu-Pokhara-Lumbini via electronic rail ...and more »

News Nepal » Lumbini: Voters' vow

News channel or source: http://nepalitimes.com/article/nation/voters-vow,4060
Publication date: hursday 30 November 2017

Even in 2013, when Nepal elected the second Constituent Assembly ... “Our democracy is very strong, and electoral violence cannot weaken it,” says Naresh KC, editor of Lumbini Khabar, a biweekly newspaper in Bhairahawa. “Blasts can scare away ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: Next Door Nepal: Virtues of soft power - The Indian Express

News channel or source: http://indianexpress.com/article/opinion/columns/next-door-nepal-virtues-of-soft-power-4976993/
Publication date: Sunday 10 December 2017

The Indian ExpressNext Door Nepal: Virtues of soft powerThe Indian ExpressA major thread that has linked India and Nepal for centuries is under stress. Some refer to it as religious, but the ties that link people to people in the two countries have a strong civilisational and cultural underpinning. However, this “soft ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: Pvt sector may be allowed to run Gautam Buddha Airport

News channel or source: http://kathmandupost.ekantipur.com/news/2017-11-30/pvt-sector-may-be-allowed-to-run-gautam-buddha-airport.html
Publication date: Wednesday 29 November 2017

Located in south central Nepal, the airport is the gateway to the international pilgrimage destination of Lumbini, the birthplace of Gautam Buddha. It is in the process of being upgraded to an international airport, and the project is expected to be ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: Nepal wants Lumbini to be centre of conservation of Buddhist heritage - United News of India

News channel or source: http://www.uniindia.com/news/india/nepal-wants-lumbini-to-be-centre-of-conservation-of-buddhist-heritage/1071531.html
Publication date: Saturday 09 December 2017

United News of IndiaNepal wants Lumbini to be centre of conservation of Buddhist heritageUnited News of IndiaNew Delhi, Dec 9 (UNI) Nepal wants Lumbini, the birth place of Gautam Buddha, to be the centre of initiatives for conservation of Buddhist heritage in the BIMSTEC countries. The proposal was put forward by Nepal's Minister for Culture, Tourism and ...and more »

News Nepal » Lumbini: Why India must be wary of Nepal's Lumbini Project

News channel or source: http://www.rediff.com/news/column/why-india-must-be-wary-of-nepals-lumbini-project/20160506.htm
Publication date: Friday 06 May 2016

For India to endorse Nepal's Buddhist conference will be like sipping from a poisoned chalice, warns former RA&W official Jayadeva Ranade. IMAGE: An idol of Buddha is silhouetted at the Tibetan Monastery in Lumbini, south-west of Kathmandu. Photographs ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: China-Nepal Railway May Trigger Indian Response - Bharat Shakti

News channel or source: http://bharatshakti.in/china-nepal-railway-may-trigger-indian-response/
Publication date: hursday 07 December 2017

Bharat ShaktiChina-Nepal Railway May Trigger Indian ResponseBharat ShaktiChina-Nepal Railway May Trigger Indian Response. December 08, 2017 ; By: Sputnik International. Print Email. China-Nepal Railway May Trigger Indian Response. The team of 23 was led by Zheng Jian, deputy director of National Railway Administration of ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: Buddha's birthplace brings light to Nepal

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/indepth/features/2013/12/buddha-birthplace-discovered-nepal-20131210104114734178.html
Publication date: Wednesday 11 December 2013

Coningham, a professor at Durham University in the United Kingdom, said as archaeologists from Britain and Nepal set out to explore the ancient shrine at the center of Lumbini's Sacred Garden, an unending stream of Buddhist monks and nuns from around the ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: NATTA to promote Nepal in Colombo, Bangalore - Republica

News channel or source: http://www.myrepublica.com/news/32151/?categoryId=81
Publication date: Wednesday 06 December 2017

NATTA to promote Nepal in Colombo, BangaloreRepublica... tourist generating market for Nepal, respectively, we are hopeful that visitors from these countries will increase further after this event.” According to Barakoti, Nepali tourism entrepreneurs will participate in day-long B2B sessions in both the ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: What happened to the dream of a Buddhist Mecca?

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-south-asia-14030741
Publication date: uesday 19 July 2011

These are external links and will open in a new window In the hot, dusty plains of south-western Nepal sits Lumbini, one of the holiest places for about 350 million Buddhists around the world. Centuries ago a baby was born in Lumbini who went on to become ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: Whose Buddha? - Republica

News channel or source: http://www.myrepublica.com/news/32080/?categoryId=81
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

RepublicaWhose Buddha?RepublicaThe Dalai Lama was referring to the fact that, Lumbini, the birthplace of Buddha, was a kingdom when neither Nepal nor India existed. The 14th Dalai Lama (religious name Tenzing Gyatso) is being trashed left and right by Nepali nationalists on social ...and more »

News Nepal » Lumbini: China plans to help Nepal develop Buddha’s birthplace at Lumbini

News channel or source: http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2011/06/16/china-plans-to-help-nepal-develop-buddhas-birthplace-at-lumbini/
Publication date: hursday 16 June 2011

A Chinese-backed foundation and Nepal’s government plan to transform Lord Buddha’s birthplace in southern Nepal into a magnet for Buddhists in the same way as Mecca is to Muslims and the Vatican for Catholics. The Asia Pacific Exchange and Cooperation ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: As China, Nepal try to clear last hurdles for new train route, India's anxiety is aggravated - Global Times

News channel or source: http://www.globaltimes.cn/content/1078811.shtml
Publication date: uesday 05 December 2017

Global TimesAs China, Nepal try to clear last hurdles for new train route, India's anxiety is aggravatedGlobal TimesA team of high-level Chinese officials and experts recently completed a land inspection trip in Nepal for the construction of a China-Nepal railway. The team of 23 was led by Zheng Jian, deputy director of National Railway Administration of China, who ...and more »

News Nepal » Lumbini: Way to do it - Republica

News channel or source: http://www.myrepublica.com/news/31974/?categoryId=81
Publication date: Sunday 03 December 2017

RepublicaWay to do itRepublicaWe need to develop Buddha's birthplace in such a way that visitors can be engaged intellectually and emotionally. Gautam Buddha was born on Baisakh Poornima, full moon day of the first month as per Nepali calendar, in 623 BCE in Lumbini of Nepal. At ...

News Nepal » Lumbini: Banking on connectivity - Nepali times

News channel or source: http://nepalitimes.com/regular-columns/half-full/take-advantage-of-Nepal-connectivity-with-India-China,1074
Publication date: hursday 30 November 2017

Banking on connectivityNepali timesAwareness that we have been late in opening universities and financial institutions is one thing, but here in 2017 to miss taking full advantage of Nepal's connectivity to the Indian and Chinese economies is sad, laughable and something we can never ...