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Vesak Day – Fo Guang Shan, STL
June 5, 2016 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sunday June 5, 2016 9 am – 4 pm
On this day we celebrate Shakyamuni Buddha’s birthday, enlightenment and passing into Parinibbana. It is the most important holiday of the Buddhist calendar. Sponsored by the Buddhist Council of Greater St. Louis, all Buddhist organizations and their members are invited for a full day of meditation, dharma talks, vegetarian food and additional activities, including those for children.