Waisak: A Holy Circuit of Three Borobudur Temples

April 25, 2014 by | Filed Under: Festivals, Indonesia, News

Every year, Buddhists around the world celebrate Waisak (or Vesak) as the holiest day on the calendar. It marks Buddha’s birth, his enlightenment, and his attainment of nirvana all in one celebration. The day falls on the full moon in the 4th month of the Chinese lunar calendar (May 15, 2014). Arguably the most spectacular […]

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