Buddhist monks invited for Kapilvastu Mahotsava

New Kerala, Dec 28, 2005

Siddharthnagar, India -- A large number of Buddhist monks from India and abroad have been invited to the famous three-day 'Kapilvastu Mahotsava' commencing tomorrow.

Chief Development Officer Harikant Tripathi said here today, the fest will be inaugurated by Uttar Pradesh assembly speaker Mata Prasad Pandey.

Several cultural programmes including 'mushaira', seminars and exhibitions will also be organised as part of the Mahtosava.