Today Is Wesak Full Moon Day❣️

In the Spotlight

Wesak, full moon poya day is the day when Gautama Buddha or Shakyamuni Buddha, (in the Theravada tradition), was born, attained enlightenment, and passed away over 2500 years ago.

Wesak is an international holiday. Buddhists, the world over, commemorate this day with prayers, offering flowers and incense, alms givings, observances of discipline, (sil), and decorating temples and homes with lanterns, lighting of lamps, displaying Buddhist flags and by putting up pandals.

Cam Mountain, Vietnam

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