Prayer for world peace on eve of Buddha Jayanti organized


Chronicle Reporter, Bhopal A ‘Mangal Matri Vandana’ was organized for world peace on Sunday on the eve of Buddha Jayanti. The programme was held at Buddhabhumi Mahavihar, Chuna Bhatti, Kolar Road on Sunday. The programme on eve of Buddha Jayanti began with Mangalmaitri Yatra. Leaders of all religions and large number of people participated holding candles in their hands. Buddha bhikshus offered prayers before the state’s tallest statue of Lord Buddha. Later leaders of all religions and followers of Buddha performed mass Mangal Maitri worship. Islam religion’s Qazi Aman Ullah, Christian religion’s Fr. Anand Mutugal, Sikh religion’s Dilip Singh Gyani, Hindu religion’s Swami Maharaj Vivekanand, Behan Kiran, Jain religion’s Sunil Jain and large number of people participated in the programme. A public water kiosk was inaugurated in the memory of late Arvind Khatarkar and kheer was distributed. Buddha Jayanti programme will be held on Monday.