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When was Vesak in 2022?

Vesak in 2022 was on Friday, the 8th of April (8/4/2022).

How are Vesak dates determined?

Note: The dates shown on this page are the dates for Vesak as it is celebrated in Thailand.

In most countries in South-East Asia, Vesak is celebrated on the same date as in Thailand, or one day later. In China, dates are about a week earlier.

The exact date of Vesak varies according to the various lunar calendars used in different traditions. In Theravada countries following the Buddhist calendar, it falls on a full moon Uposatha day, typically in the 5th or 6th lunar month.

In 2022 Vesak will occur twice! On the second occurance, it will occur on Friday, the 8th of April.

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