* Dr Bhau Lokhande, Er. Vijay Meshram, Prakashnath Patankar, Adv. Nanda Parate has been felicitated by Dhamma National Awards 2013 at Nagpur (India).
Ashwaghosh Buddhists Foundation (India) has organized " Sakyamuni Buddha International & Dhamma National Awards 2013" at Press Conference Hall, Dhantoli, Nagpur(India) on Saturday 30th March 2013 at 6.30 PM. A well known Tibetan sect named H.H.The 37th Drikung Kyabgon Chetsang (Tibet) has been felicitated by Sakyamuni Buddha International Award 2013.Due to illness His Holiness could not present but he sent his representative named Acharya Kinley and on behalf of His Holiness he accepted the awards and read the message of his Holiness.
A well known Buddhist writer, Buddhist intellectuals, Head of Pali & Prakit Hon. Dr Bhau Lokhande has been felicitated by Dhamma Thinker National Award 2013. Er. Vijay Meshram, a well known Dhamma personalities and Controller of Central Railway has been felicitated by Dhamma Nag National Award 2013. Buddhist Singer and devotee personalities Hon. Prakashnath Patankar has been awarded Dhamma Mitta National Award 2013. A well know social activist Adv. Mrs. Nanda Parate has been accepted Dhamma Special National Award 2013 in the felicitation ceremony.
on this occasion, the following dignitaries were present.
* Chairperson : . Dr. Miind Jiwane (President of Foundation)
* Chief Guests : Dr. Vedprakash Mishra(Pro-Chancellor)
Dr. Munshilal Gautam (IAS)