Sumnima Udas is the founder of Museum of Buddhism in Lumbini.  Previously she worked as a journalist for CNN International based out of New Delhi, Hong Kong and New York. As CNN International’s South Asia correspondent she covered key political, economic, social, environmental and general interest stories from the region and beyond. She also anchored the CNN International’s flagship show CNN Silk Road—Past Present Future. She received her Master’s Degree from Oxford University’s Modern History faculty.