Magha Puja Day

It is the second most important Buddhist festival after Vesak; it celebrates a gathering that was held between the Buddha and 1,250 of his first disciples, which, according to tradition, preceded the custom of… Read More

Nirvana Day (Buddhist)

The day celebrates the day when the Buddha is said to have achieved Parinirvana, or complete Nirvana, upon the death of his physical body. (Wikipedia)

Kathina Begins (Buddhist)

Kathina is a festival of giving in which the laity give thanks for the Buddhist monks. Lay Buddhists bring donations to temples, especially new robes for the monks. (Wikipedia)