Vesākha (Pali; Sanskrit: Vaiśākha), also known as Buddha Purnima and Buddha
Day, is a holiday observed traditionally by Buddhists on different days in India, ...
Millions of Buddhists celebrate Vesak Day, an officially recognized United
Nations (UN) holiday that celebrates the birth of Gautama Buddha, the founder of
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 / 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
Hence on Vesak Day, Buddhists all over the world commemorate three great
events: The Birth, Enlightenment and the Passing Away of Gautama Buddha.
May 5, 2012 ... Buddha's birthday, known as Vesak Day (or Wesak), is celebrated on various
dates in the spring throughout the world, and each Buddhist ...
May 27, 2015 ... Vesak, also known as Vaisakha, Buddha Purnima or Buddha Day, is an
important date in Buddhism.
May 23, 2016 ... Buddhists around the world celebrate Vesak, marking the birth, enlightenment
and death of the Buddha.
May 30, 2015 ... Buddhist monks release a lantern into the air at Borobudur temple during
celebrations for Vesak Day 2014 in Magelang, Central Java, ...