UNITED NATIONS VESAK DAY 2017
Buddhist Teachings for Social Justice and Sustainable World Peace
This year, in 2017, the International Day of Vesak will be hosted by Sri Lanka, and the commemorations will include an International Buddhist Conference, with the participation of over 400 delegates from over 100 countries
Vesak is the most important day in the Buddhist calendar – first, it denotes the birth of Prince Siddhartha– born to King Suddhodana and Queen Mahamaya, in Lumbini, (presently in Nepal), an event of great wonder.
Local transport will be provided by the organizing committee for all invited Delegates & Observers.
Accommodation will be provided by the organizing committee for all invited Delegates & Observers.