Wesak Day

Wesak Day, also known as Buddha Purnima, Buddha Jayanti or Buddha's Birthday, is a holiday observed in South and Southeast Asia, and it falls on a full moon day in the month of Vaisakh according to the Hindu calendar, which is around April and May each year.

Wesak Day commemorates the birth of the Prince Siddhartha Gautama, who became the Gautama Buddha later. Buddha Purnima was the founder of Buddhism.

The following is the list of Wesak Day from 2021 to 2025.

HolidayDateWeekday
Wesak DayMay 26, 2021Wednesday
Wesak DayMay 16, 2022Monday
Wesak DayMay 05, 2023Friday
Wesak DayMay 23, 2024Thursday
Wesak DayMay 05, 2025Monday

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