The Buddha (Siddhartha Gautama) was born in lumbini Nepal into an aristocratic family around the 500B.C.He was the son of King Suddhodhana and Queen Mayadevi of the sakya clan
His name Siddharth was kept by his royal prist Asita. Siddharth mother died after somedays of his birth and his second mother named Gautami take care of him.
King Suddhodhana always kept him far away from normal life (when Guru Asita tell them about Lord Siddharth Gautam future) in a safe place where all types of facilities are available.Siddhartha Gautam Buddha get married with a princess named Yashodhara.After some time he get a son named Rahul.Then Siddharth wanted to go and see his kingdom now he wanted to see the life.During his Journey he saw an old man walking by holding a stick and another crying and some people carrying a deadbody.
He returned back to his kingdom and started thinking about life.Siddhartha Gautam decided to leave his kingdom and to take sanyas and beg.One night he left his palace and went to Jungle and started meditation under the tree of bhodhi.After long meditation Siddharth Gautam became Lord Gautam Buddha.After that Lord Gautam Buddha used to visit every villages and started to give advice to people to live happily and stop violence.Many people bacame his followers.Lord Siddharth Gautam Buddha get died at the age of 80.After that Buddhism established.
The Eight fold path of Lord Siddharth Gautam Buddha consists of eight practices: right view, right resolve, right speech, right conduct, right livelihood, right effort, right mindfulness, and right samadhi.According to the Buddhist tradition, following the Nidanakatha, the introductory to the 'Jataka tales', the stories of the former lives of the Buddha.
Ubhauli Parva is celebrated by kirat community every year.The festival is celebrated for good harvest, peace and prosperity in the community.Ubhauli parva is celebrated for a month from Baishakh Shukla purnima of the lunar calendar,which coincides with Buddha Jayanti, the birth anniversary of Buddha.In this festival people migrate from one place to another for recreation and perform dance known as Sakela during the festival.on this Ubhauli festival day,the kirat people pray for healthy crops and protection from natural calamities to mother nature in that year.
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