Global Shanti-Amaravati Buddhist Conclave

Buddhism the religion founded and propagated by Gautama Buddha, and his teachings continue to be provide Peace, In the modern days his to take this culture and provide  awareness, the Andhra Pradesh Tourism Authority is celebrating a first-of-its-kind festival of Buddhist Heritage – Global Shanti on 3rd to 5th February 2018 at
PWD Grounds, M.G. Road, Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh.Global Shanti

Highlights: 

  • YOU can join the largest ever online global chant for world peace  on 4th February, 2018 for live stream at 6.30pm IST (1pm GMT) by visiting the  https://globalshanti.in/ 
  • Buddhist monk Ven Bhikkuni Kusuma of Sri Lanka would participate the program on February 5
  • Tibetan spiritual leader 14th Dalai Lama will be attending the Buddhist Heritage festival
  • Chants and performances during these 3 days at PWD grounds.

 

Event Details :
Feb 3, 2018

>Maitreya Children’s Choir: Reciting Sutras –from BODHGAYA
>Lion Dance From Tawang Monastery-ARUNACHAL PRADESH
>Shovana Narayan and Dance Troupe-BYLAKUPPE
>Martial Arts from Shaolin Temple India-HYDERABAD

Feb 4, 2018
>Maitreya Children’s Choir: Reciting Sutras –from BODHGAYA
>Yak Dance From Tawang Monastery-ARUNACHAL PRADESH
>LiAnne Hunt: Dance Mandal-San fransisco
>Dr. Siri Rama And Troupe-Singapore
>Rajesh Dhabre: Musical Performance-mumbai.

Feb 5, 2018
>Maitreya Children’s Choir: Reciting Sutras-BODHGAYA
>Priya Sisters: Musical Performance-BENGALURU
>Cham Dance From Golden Temple-BYLAKUPPE

Andhra Pradesh & Buddhism:Buddhism still resonate in various parts of the country ranging from north Ladakh to down south in Andhra Pradesh with rich Buddhist monasteries, chaityas, viharas, mahachaityas, and sculptures.

Andhra Pradesh has around 200+ important sites dating back to the 3rd Century B.C, and leading ones are Dhanyakataka in Amaravati, Nagarjunakonda,Thotlakonda,Bavikonda ,Anupa and other Buddhist sites such as Jaggayyapeta, Bhattiprolu, Ghantasala, Guntupalli, Salilhundam, Adurru, and Dhulikatta and many others.

 

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