Buddha Jayanti celebrated (2013 Report)
News / 2013.06.25

Buddha was born in May on the full moon. So, every year Buddha Jayanti is celebrated on the full moon day of May. This year marked 2,557 years since the Buddha’s birth.

On the eve of Buddha Jayanti, many Buddhist visited the illuminated Maya Devi temple and continuously prayed under the Bodhi tree. The beautiful flowers and the candlelight made the atmosphere very beautiful and magical.

In presence of the Right Honorable Prime Minister Khil Raj Regmi, of Nepal, chairman of the hotel, Mr. Tokushin Kasai received an honorable award from the prime minister of Nepal. He was awarded for his long work and contribution in the development of Lumbini.