China coup against India in soft power diplomacy

NEW DELHI: China seems to have scored over India when it comes to using ‘Spirituality’ to further its agenda by replacing India’s primacy in organising ‘Vesak’ (Buddha Jayanti) in Lumbini, Nepal on May 21 . The same day India will have a lacklustre event at Jawahar Lal Nehru Stadium to mark Buddh Purnima.