Millions of Buddhists celebrate Vesak Day

Buddha Purnima is celebrated every year on the full moon day of Hindu month Vaishakha.

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09:46 April 30, 2018
Pigeons take flight at Boudhanath Stupa during the birth anniversary of Buddha, also known as Vesak Day, in Kathmandu, Nepal April 30, 2018.
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