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Sri Lankan Sinhala & Tamil New Year

 
In the United States, the New Year is celebrated on January 1 of every year. While technically, December 31 is when the big celebrations occur and January 1 is when everyone takes the day off. …

Vesak Day Festivals in Sri Lanka

Significance of Vesak
The Buddhists observe Vesak Day which denotes perfection and commemorates the birth, enlightenment and Nirvana (liberation from earthly passions and desires) of the Buddha. Vesak Day is an annual festival celebrated by practicing …