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2557th Buddha Jayanti Celebration Preparation in Sydney

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on May 13, 2013

“Buddha Was Born In Nepal”

Buddha Jayanti 2013
Aim:
1. To celebrate Buddha (our Rastriya Bibhuti) Jayanti in one place by bringing together Nepali communities to spread Gautam Buddha’s message of “Peace & Harmony”.
2. Buddha Jayanti Organising Committee to oversee the entire organisation of the event, free entry to the event and have an open platform where interested communities can be accommodated until the event day
3. Event is to be purely volunteer based, free of commercial and political influence
Venue: Marrickville Town Hall, 303 Marrickville Road
Date: 25 May 2013 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00am to 2:00pm
Program:
– Buddha Puja
– Bipassana Meditation Teaching
– Prabachan by Buddhist Scholars
– Buddha Photo Exhibition
– Buddha a Life Story Documentary
– 108 Buddha Lights
– Buddha Born In Nepal Promotion
– Peace Rally
– Sport program on this auspicious occasion – 7th Buddha Cup Football, Buddha Cup Volleyball & Buddha Jayanti Thelo Competitiion on 26th May (Sun) @ Tempe Reserve Park, Tempe 10am
14 Nepali Communities ONE Buddha Jayanti
1. Tamu Samaj Sydney
2. Buddha Darshan Samiti
3. Tamang Society NSW
4. Guthi Australia
5. Magar Samaj Australia
6. Pokhara Samaj Sydney
7. Myagdi Sewa Samiti
8. NAWS
9. Chinari Nepal
10. Nepalese Consulate NSW
11. Sherpa Kidog Sydney
12. Thakali Samaj Sydney
13. Save Kapilbastu Movement
14. Chhantyal Pariwar Sydney
As we come to celebrate the 2557th Buddha Jayanti on the auspecious day, 25th of May 2013 (Sat) @ Marrickville Town Hall, on behalf of 2557th Buddha Jayanti Organising Committee we would like to invite and request your organisation’s participation in the event. This event aims NOT to compete within us but bring us, Nepali communities, together to celebrate Buddha Jayanti in peace and harmony. This event is purely volunteer based so we would request a representative from your organisation to be included in the organising committee. We express our thank you in advance and await your confirmation of participation for the event. 
 
 
Indra Gurung
2557th Buddha Jayanti Organising Committee Member

 

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