Buddha Purnima is a birthday of Gautam Buddha; Buddha Purnima is most awaited festival of Buddhist as it is the birthday of their Lord. three events held on this particular day that is the birth of Gautama Buddha the enlightenment and the death of Buddha.
When is Buddha Purnima?
Buddha Purnima is on: Thursday, 7 May 2020.
Lord Buddha's name of Siddhartha Gautama, he was the prince born in royal family in Nepal, was born in month Vaisakha (Hindu Calendar) on full moon day. Lord Buddha is the founder of Buddhism. On Buddha Purnima devotees of Lord Buddha dresses in white cloth and make rice pudding because once upon a time a lady offered him khir so it became now tradition, after devotees visit Temple, they offer prayer to Lord Buddha. Buddhist temple host donation event on the day of Buddha Purnima.
In Buddhism, Vaisakha is very auspicious month because of the Buddha Purnima and they don’t eat veg food around a month. devotees listen to the monks and their holy teaching. it is believed that Lord Buddha what's the ninth inclination of Lord Vishnu. Gautama Buddha got and enlighten meaning he discovered importance and meaning the life while meditating under tree in Bihar.
Buddha Jayanti holiday in India and celebrated all over the India countries like Nepal, Sri Lanka and other countries of East Asia.