Wesak: The Celebration of Buddha



The ancient ceremony of Wesak, began in the East, in Tibet. Wesak is a celebration of the birth, the enlightenment, and the death of Buddha all of which occurred during the full moon of Taurus.

Nowadays, many Buddhist groups are still celebrating Wesak; during this old rite they give the public the opportunity to learn the teachings of Lord Buddha, and realize the existence of a Higher Brotherhood and the close link some can have.