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AN UNPRECEDENTED VESAK

AN UNPRECEDENTED VESAK BUT A HAPPY ONE, NONETHELESS When I started writing my message for Vesak Day this year, it wasn’t easy. This is an unprecedented Vesak – we are unable to go to temples or celebrate with our loved ones. I almost wrote my message along those subdued themes. …

The Significance of Vesak – Buddha Day

The significance of Vesak lies with the Buddha and his universal peace message to mankind. As we recall the Buddha and his Enlightenment, we are immediately reminded of the unique and most profound knowledge and insight which arose in him on the night of his Enlightenment. This coincided with three …