Nepal – the country of Mt. Everest and Buddha

Nepal – the country of Mt. Everest and Buddha

Buddha Jayanti Quizz Competition

Posted by Ram Kumar Shrestha on April 11, 2011


Kapilvastu Day Movement Canada is celebrating Buddha Jayanti 2011 with different programs. In Greater TorontoArea, documentary screening on life of Buddha and an intellectual discourse followed by the movie screening would be organised. In Vancouver, Kapilvastu Day Movement and NCSBC Youth Club (NCSBC YFC) are organizing Quiz Contest on 15th of May, 2011. The Vancouver program is sponsored by PNEFA and PACE Canada College.

Program details and reading materials For the Quiz Competition:
Vancouver Program Details
First Answering Team 1 min
Next Team – 20 second each
Total Questions: 40 Questions
If there is a tie 3 questions will be provided to each team in tie until the tie breaks.
Concentrations
1.       Nepal
2.       Lumbini
3.       Kapilvastu
4.       Buddhist population in Canada
5.       Buddhist Population Worldwide
Date: May 15, 2011
Time:  1:00PM – 3PM
Venue: Bear Creek Park Surrey
Organizers:
1.       NCSBC YFC
2.       Kapilvastu Day World Movement
Sponsors:
1.       PACE Canada College
2.       Progressive Nepali Forum in Americas
Study Materials:
1.       Statistics Canada website – http://www40.statcan.gc.ca/l01/cst01/demo30a-eng.htm
2.       CIA World Fact Book – https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/fields/2122.html
3.       Lumbini Development Trust website – http://www.lumbinitrust.org/
4.       Kapilvastu Day Movement Website – http://worldamity.wordpress.com/
5.       Tilaurakot – http://worldamity.wordpress.com/2010/05/08/tilaurakot-the-true-and-only-contender-for-kapilavastu/
6.       http://himalaya.socanth.cam.ac.uk/collections/journals/ancientnepal/pdf/ancient_nepal_41-42_06.pdf
7.       CIA World Fact Book: Nepal – https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/np.html

 

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