Society of Dhamma Bodhi & Meditation successfully celebrated Chibar Dan Utsav at Kivija–U village Signal Basti, Dimapur on October 25. Bhikkus (Monks) from all over North east India joined the festival while Ven. Bichitra Mahathera president of All Assam Bikkhu Sangha graced the occasion, Monk Baddhya Bhikhu bestowed the Panchashila and described the significance of Sila(morality), Samadhi (concentration of mind) and Pragya (wisdom). He also delivered the speech on Chibar Dan Utsav to the devotees. The function was inaugurated with opening songs by students from Dhamma Art and music school Dimapur.
Among the dignitaries present in the festival were Prof Bholeshar Mahte Pro –vice chancellor of Assam university who delivered a speech as special guest, Tapan Chakroborty Yogacharya/ president of Raj Yoga meditation centre, Gojen Shyam, president of Manja Buddha Vihar while the vote of thanks was delivered by Babu Barau secretary Dhammi Bodhi Vihar, Dimapur.
The secretary of Chibar Dan Utsav celebration sub-committee Gautam Kr Barua extended gratitude to all those who made the programme a success.