Pashupatinath Buddha Foundation of New England (PABFONE) is a registered non-profit organization formed to operate exclusively for charitable purposes with the meaning of Section 501 (c) 3 of the Internal Revenue Code, hence, exempt from federal income tax.

We are a social organization, formed and established by a vibrant network of informed, impacted volunteers who dedicate their time, energy and effort to build a cultural center. We are working towards promoting and preserving our unique cultural identity of Nepal here in the New England region and more so in the United States. The primary goal of our foundation is to bring Nepalis and friends of Nepal on the same cohesive platform to engage in art, culture, improving the health, educational attainment, human welfare, celebrate peace and religion, which will culminate a deeper understanding of diversity in communities and nations. It is also the goal of this Foundation to bring all Nepali cultural groups together to share, celebrate and value the peace and harmony within this region.

Executive Committee

Bishnu Karki
Immediate Past President
Bishnu Mani Acharya
First Vice President
Suresh Wagle
Second Vice President
Yaleena Shrestha
Third Vice President
Bijay Tamang
General Secretary
Gaurab Raj Thapaliya
Ranjan Thapa
Khagendra Regmi
Assistant Treasurer
Radha Krishna Panta
Parashu Ram Phuyal
Kiran Khadka
Anju Thapa
Ram Dhital
Deepak Kafle
Suresh Dhakal
Yem Paudel
Dinesh Dhungel
Jal Prasad Ghimire
Milan Karki
Laba Adhikari
Chiranjibi Acharya
Sangit Niraula
Chandra Bahadur Malla
Chandra Dev Mandal
Prachanda Shrestha
Laxmi Khanal
Akhanda Shrestha
Chandra Pun
Sanjay Ray

Board Of Trustee

Bishnu Mani Acharya
Vice Chairmen
Milan Gurung
Ram Thapa
Birochan Nepal
Dhurba Ghimire
Susheel Paudel
Maheshwor Panta
Bishnu Karki
Bhuvan Gurung
Shiva Shrestha
Laxmin Narayan Pradhan
Prakash Adhikari
Himalayan Bistro
Suresh Wagle
Suresh Dhakal
Jal Prasad Ghimire
Niraj Aryal