The Saptpur Mahabihar of Chikbahi is organizing the 2,563 rd Buddha Jayanti program in Lalitpur, with special worships, singing hymns and holding discourses. Here is the interview with Jeevan Raj Shakya, the chairman and Suren Shakya , the general secretary of the 2,563 rd Buddha Jayanti Main Organizing Committee.
Buddha Jayanti commemorates the day Lord Buddha was born, attained enlightenment, and died. It falls on the full moon day in the Nepali month of Baishakh. Buddhists throughout the world celebrate the day paying obeisance to Lord Buddha.