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Visakha Bucha Day

May - 18 - 2024

Lunisolar calendar-based

Celebrates the birth, enlightenment, and death of Buddha in Theravada Buddhism.

Event Region:

World Wide

Effected commuinity :

Buddhist Community

Origin of Event:

Based on the lunar calendar; usually falls in April or May.

Social and Political Sensitivities:

Discussions may include religious beliefs and traditions.

Visakha Bucha Day
Some ideas to mark

1) Host a meditation session
2) Share teachings of Buddha
3) Display Buddhist art and literature
4) Organize a visit to a local Buddhist temple
5) Offer vegetarian meal options

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