IS Today Vesak? Maybe!
The Theravada and Tibetan Countries tend to fall on the same, or similar days, where the Zen Countries use different calendars, and although this year all are pretty close, in China and Japan, it can be quite different. (As well as the YEAR, 2556 & 2557 are being Celebrated this year (this month)
Sadhu! Sadhu! Sadhu! _/|\_
Here’s a list from Thailand to China;
2013: 24 May 2556BE 24 May 24 May 2557BE 24 May 25 May 2557 BE 25 May 17 May 24 May
- Vice-President Dr Sai Mauk Kham attends 10th Anniversary Celebration of the UN Day of Vesak Bangkok-video (democracyforburma.wordpress.com)
- 2013 Vesak Day Celebration (sdcsg.wordpress.com)
- Vesak Day Crafts – Paper Lanterns (mumsibles.wordpress.com)
- Vesak Craft Activities – String Balloon Lantern (mumsibles.wordpress.com)
- Buddha’s Day (blueyinspiration.wordpress.com)
- Vesak Day: A World Holiday For Buddhists (ghostriverstudios.wordpress.com)
Posted on May 23, 2013, in Buddhism and tagged about Buddhism, Buddha's Birthday, Buddhism, Buddhist Holiday, China, Enlightenment Day, Japan, School of Buddhism, Schools of Buddhism, Thailand, Vesak, Vesākha, Wesak, Zen. Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.