Bodh Gaya, Feb 4 (ANI): Buddhists monks from across the country
converged at Bodh Gaya to participate in a religious procession on
Devout Buddhists and even others considered the viewing of the urn
containing the ashes of Lord Buddha as divine blessing.
, Thailand, Sri Lanka, Vietnam,
Sikkim and Nepal with a desire to see the ashes of the Lord Buddha once
in their lifetime. They feel happy and content after coming here,” said
P. Sivli Thero, a senior monk, Mahabodhi Society of India, an apex body
of Buddhist shrines.
Lord Buddha, founder of Buddhism was born a prince at Lumbini in Nepal
over 2,600 years ago. (ANI