Nagpur, India -- The 4th Mahakaruna Diwas of this year was held in the beautiful city of Nagpur with more than 5000 Buddhists participants. Various cultural programmes and lectures was organized at the historical Deekshabhoomi to celebrate Mahakaruna Diwas on 11th February, 2017.
The event was blessed and inaugurated by His Eminence Kyabje Drukpa Thuksey Rinpoche while H.E.Ambassador of Mangolia to India, Ven. Bhikkhu Sanghasena, Dr Tan Ho Soon, Director of Nalanda Institute of Malaysia, Sadanand Mahasthivar, Dnyanjyoti Sthivar, Dr Khemdhammo, Vimalkirti Gunsiri, Gonching Gonbold and Dhammachari Lokmitra were guest of honour.
About 200 Buddha statues were offered to the needy and those who have recently chooses to practice the teachings of Buddha. All the eminent speakers reflected and elaborated on the teachings of Mahakaruna and Compassion in action as taught by Lord Buddha.
The speakers also shared their thoughts on Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar's struggle to uplift the downtrodden peoples. Besides this Most Respected Kyabje Drukpa Thuksey Rinpoche and all other speakers deeply thanked and appreciated the wonderful works and the humanitarian services rendered by most Ven. Bhikkhu Sanghasena to the needy and moreover for his service to the new Buddhists of India.
They also appreciated him for his incompatible services for world peace, religious harmony and Prosperity. The young artists of Mahabodhi who have come all the way from Ladakh show casted a vibrant, beautiful and colourful Ladakhi cultural program mainly themed on Mahakaruna-Compassion in Action.