Global Buddhist Congress Convener Ven Lama Lobzang discusses preservation and promotion of Buddhist relics and heritage sites
Gujarat rich in Buddhist relics and heritage, to build world-class ‘Buddha Temple’ at Dev-ni-Mori: Narendra Modi
Gandhinagar, Wednesday: Global Buddhist Congress Convener Ven Lama Lobzang today called on Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and discussed the issue of taking leadership in preserving and promoting Buddhist relics and heritage sites.
The Lama, who is the head of Ashoka Mission, set up to develop Buddhist heritage sites, praised the efforts made by the Chief Minister in preservation of last remains of Lord Buddha in Gujarat.
Mr. Modi apprised the Lama about a world-class ‘Buddha Temple’ proposed to be built at Dev-ni-Mori in the state. He also expressed the state government’s eagerness to preserve and promote Buddhist culture and heritage.