Vesak Day, also known as Buddha Day, is observed by Buddhists around the world. Although the exact date of observance varies from county to country, many people will be observing the day this year on May 29th.
For more information about Vesak Day, including the holiday’s history as well as scheduling tips, please explore our Vesak Day Fact Sheet. Please note that offices in many Southeast Asian counties may close in observance of the holiday.
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