Photo Story: Birth of Buddha commemorated

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Buddhist monks wear protective face mask as they pray in front of a statue of Lord Buddha on the eve of his 2564th birth anniversary at a monastery in Bhopal, India, on the evening of Wednesday 06 May 2020.

The Buddha Purnima festival, which falls on the full moon night in the month of Vaisakha (either in April or May), commemorates the birth anniversary of Lord Buddha, founder of Buddhism, one of the oldest religions in the world.

 

Via  EPA-EFE/SANJEEV GUPTA

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