Call to preserve sanctity of Buddhist sites

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Call to preserve sanctity of Buddhist sites

Postby Mr. G » Sun Jan 01, 2012 4:49 pm

Maha Bodhi Society seeks steps to stop their encroachment

Members of the district Maha Bodhi Society and the All-India Lay Buddhists’ Organisation staged a demonstration near the office of the district Collector on Wednesday demanding that all Buddhist sites in North Andhra districts be developed into tourist centres for the benefit of devotees.

In a memorandum submitted to Collector Luv Agarwal, they sought measures to preserve the sanctity of the sites and prevent their encroachment.

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