Dharma Chakra Day 2020
- On the occasion of Asadha Poornima (also known as Guru Purnima), The Indian President Shri Ram Nath Kovind Ji has started off Dhamma Chakra Day 2020 celebrations from the Rashtrapati Bhawan at New Delhi. Dhamma Chakra Day was Organized by the International Buddhist Confederation (IBC). on Full Moon day or Purnima which occurs in the Hindu month of Ashadha (July) as per Indian sun calendar.
Dhamma Chakra Day 2020 :
- After Buddha Poornima or Vesak, this day is as 2nd most sacred day for Buddhists. also this is called as Asanha Bucha in Thailand and Esala Poya in Sri Lanka countries.
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