Linked Events

  • Lumbini tour for Buddha Jayanti 2018: April 28, 2016 - May 01, 2016

Author Topic: Buddha Jayati 2018  (Read 896 times)

Offline lumbinitour

  • Member
  • Posts: 5
  • Buddha, Dharma and Shanga
    • View Profile
    • Nepal Tour of Pokhara, Chitwan, Lumbini w/ Tibet & Bhutan
Buddha Jayati 2018
« on: March 15, 2018, 04:50:49 pm »
Lumbini, the birth place of Buddha celebrates Buddha Jayanti with special puja, group prayers and offering butter lamps. The occasion of triple bliss when Buddha was born, enlightened and attained Nirvana, is best time to visit Lumbini. The three days' event is focused on visiting Lumbini and other important archaeological sites related with Buddha.
Among the most important findings are - Ramgram Stupa, Tilaurakot palace, Kudan monasteries.

Program Schedule:

April 28: Drive or fly to Lumbini from Kathmandu. Visit Mayadevi temple in the evening. (The exact birthplace of Buddha)
April 29: Buddhist circuit tour of Lumbini. Visit important archaeological sites related with Buddha. Tilaurakot palace ruin have been recovered and excavation is going on. This is where Buddha spent 29 years as prince Siddhartha. Kudan monastery ruin is the first monastery established to house Buddha and his disciple after enlightenment. Similarly Ramgram stupa ruin is the only existing Buddha relic Stupa out of 8 built after Buddha's Mahaparinirvana. While 7 were excavated, this one remained intact till the date as it was protected by Nagas (serpents).
April 30: Buddhist pilgrimage tour of Lumbini Development zone. Visit the World Peace pagoda, monastic zone and the sacred garden with Mayadevi temple and Puskarini pond (Where Buddha and his mother took bath after birth). We will join the prayers, and light offering in the premises to celebrate Buddha Jayanti 2018.
May 01: Drive or fly back to Kathmandu.

More about event at : Lumbini Tour

 


SimplePortal 2.3.3 © 2008-2010, SimplePortal