International Buddhist Conference in Lumbini
Chairman of Conference Main Organising Committee and Minister for Culture, Tourism and Civil Aviation Yogesh Kumar Bhattarai chaired a preparatory meeting at the ministry. Top leaders and representatives from different countries across the world would participate in the conference. Minister Bhattarai pointed out the importance of promoting Lumbini for Nepal’s tourism and VNY-2020.
Nepal is organising such Buddhist conferences since 2016. The government has developed an international level world peace meditation centre. It can accommodate as many as 5,000 people.