Newly established Bhutanese Community Resource Center, Rainier chapter organized the program. The program formally started at the chairmanship of Ran Bahadur Dhital followed by the welcome speech by Tanka Dhital. The panel of judges for the poem recitation competition (Kavita bachan) included Tulsi Dabadi, Chuda Dahal, Hari Niraula.
Tulsi Dabadi spoke about the life of Bhanubhakta, about the lessons kavi learnt from the Ghassi and the relevance of remembering him in context of growing Bhutanese community all over the globe.
A group of seniors including Leela Adhikari, Haribhakta Khatiwada and Teknath Subedi recited few stanzas of Bhanubhaktiya Ramayan. The program, which lasted for nearly couple of hours, was anchored by Khem Rizal.