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Vesak - Wikipedia


Vesākha (Pali; Sanskrit: Vaiśākha), also known as Buddha Purnima and Buddha Day, is a holiday observed traditionally by Buddhists on different days in India, ...

Day of Vesak - Timeanddate.com


Millions of Buddhists celebrate Vesak Day, an officially recognized United Nations (UN) holiday that celebrates the birth of Gautama Buddha, the founder of  ...

Vesak Day - YourSingapore


Vesak Day is celebrated by Buddhists in Singapore and around the world to mark the birth, enlightenment and death of Buddha.

Wesak Day 2017 and 2018 – Public Holidays Malaysia


Wesak, also spelt Vesak, is a day celebrated by Buddhists around the world. The term Vesak comes from the name of a month in the Indian calendar.

Vesak Day 2016: Photos of colourful celebrations of Buddha's ...


May 23, 2016 ... Buddhists around the world celebrate Vesak, marking the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha.

Vesak Day: How the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha is ...


May 27, 2015 ... Vesak, also known as Vaisakha, Buddha Purnima or Buddha Day, is an important date in Buddhism.

Vesak Day : Lord Buddha's Birthday - Calendar Labs


Vesak / Wesak Day is a major Buddhist festival pays homage to Lord Buddha. Also known as Wesak Day, Buddha Purnima, Buddha's Birthday.



The full moon day of May is known as the Vesak Day. The Buddha was born, attained the Enlightenment and passed away on the Vesak Day. The month of May ...

Office Holidays: Malaysia: Wesak Day


Find out the dates, history and background of the Wesak Holiday celebration observed in Malaysia and Indonesia.

BBC - Religions - Buddhism: Wesak


Aug 21, 2014 ... This most important Buddhist festival is known as either Vesak, Wesak or Buddha Day, and is celebrated annually on the full moon of the ...

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Significance of Vesak - Buddha Day - BuddhaNet


The Significance of Vesak - Buddha Day. The significance of Vesak lies with the Buddha and his universal peace message to mankind. As we recall the Buddha ...

Vesak Day 2017 – Public Holidays Singapore


Vesak Day in Singapore is a holy day celebrated by Buddhists. It usually falls in May, on the 15th day of the fourth month of the Chinese Lunar Calendar.

Your holiday cheat sheet to Vesak Day | PBS NewsHour


May 30, 2015 ... Buddhist monks release a lantern into the air at Borobudur temple during celebrations for Vesak Day 2014 in Magelang, Central Java, ...