2560th Buddha Anniversary and Vesak Day 2016 being celebrated by Nepal Government in the participation of national and international monastics, scholars, dignitaries and participants with special events on the theme of “Lumbini, Nepal: The Birthplace of Lord Buddha and the Fountain of Buddhism.” On the occasion, an International Conference of Buddhist Scholars is being organized on 19-20 May 2016 in Kathmandu followed by the Buddha Jayanti celebrations on 21 May 2016 in Lumbini.
The main organizing committee in the Chairmanship of Rt. Honorable Prime Minister KP Sharma Oli, the Executive Committee in the Chairmanship of Honorable Ananda Pd. Pokharel, the Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation and various Sub Committees have been working untiringly in the coordination of the Buddha Jayanti Celebration Secretariat.
Lumbini Development Trust requests for your kind support and cooperation to make the program a great success. The LDT also extends cordial invitation to all attend the Buddha Jayanti celebration in Lumbini on May 21, 2016.