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When is Vesak?

Dates of Vesak by year

What is Vesak?

Vesak (also known as Sinhalese, Buddha Purnima or Visakah Puja) is the most important holiday in the Buddhist calendar. Vesak celebrates the birth, enlightenment (Nirvana) and death (Parinirvana) of the Gautama Buddha. The name Vesak is derived from the name of the Buddhist month during which Vesak is celebrated.

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