Aniruddha Mahathera

Monk, Person

1915 –

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Who is Aniruddha Mahathera?

Aniruddha Mahathera was a Nepalese Buddhist monk and the Sangha Nayak of Nepal from 1998 until his death in 2003. He was one of the most important figures in the revival of Theravada Buddhism in Nepal and the development of Lumbini, the Buddha's birthplace in southern Nepal, into a center of international pilgrimage.

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Born
Dec 15, 1915
Asan, Kathmandu
Also known as
  • Gaja Ratna Tuladhar
  • Aniruddha Mahasthavir
Nationality
  • Nepal
Profession
Died
Dec 31, 1969

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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