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
The Vesak festival, or Buddha Day, celebrates three major events in the life of the
Buddha: his birth, Enlightenment and passing away on the full moon of the 6th ...
Hence on Vesak Day, Buddhists all over the world commemorate three great
events: The Birth, Enlightenment and the Passing Away of Gautama Buddha.
May 27, 2015 ... Vesak, also known as Vaisakha, Buddha Purnima or Buddha Day, is an
important date in Buddhism.
History and background of the Wesak Holiday celebration observed in Malaysia
May 30, 2015 ... Buddhist monks release a lantern into the air at Borobudur temple during
celebrations for Vesak Day 2014 in Magelang, Central Java, ...
Vesak is the most sacred holy day of Theravada Buddhism. Also called Visakha
Puja or Wesak, Vesak is an observation of the birth, enlightenment and death ...
May 29, 2012 ... Celebration of Vesak Day 2012 in the Buddha Tooth Relic Temple (Singapore).
______ Vesak is a holy day for Buddhists in Sri Lanka, ...
Aug 21, 2014 ... The Wesak festival is the most important festival in the Buddhist calendar. ...
Buddhist festival is known as either Vesak, Wesak or Buddha Day, ...