VARANASI: The International Buddhist Conclave is scheduled to be held from October 3 to 5 at Sarnath. Around 300 delegates from 70 countries are expected to take part in it. Tour operators and travel agents may also participate.
The conclave will include presentations, discussion and business meetings between the international and domestic tour operators and an exhibition highlighting the Buddhist attractions in India. The delegates would visit the ancient Buddhist sites like Dhammek Stupa, Mulagandha Kutey Vihara, museum in Sarnath and also visit Subeh-e-Banaras at Assi ghat and visit the Dashashwamedh ghat to watch Ganga aarti.