The true meaning of Vesak
Perhaps the best known date on the Buddhist
calendar, familiar even to non-Buddhists, is the thrice blessed day
of “Vesak”. Vesak is the name of the month in the ancient Indian
calendar and it usually falls in May though sometimes it may
commence in the latter part of April or extend to the early part of
A haven for elders, children
Only a handful of people who are blessed with
wealth help others. The majority of people in modern society do not
spend on others and utilise their wealth only on themselves.
Although such people lead luxurious lives, no one will remember them
after their deaths.