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Bak Full Moon Poya Day

April 26 @ 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Buddha, in the fifth year of his Supreme Enlightenment, returned to Sri Lanka on a Bak Pura Pasaloswaka Poya Day.

According to the Mahavamsa, an epic poem that relates the history of Sri Lanka, the Buddha visited Nagadipa as he wanted to put an end to the feud between two groups belonging to the Naga community and bring peace to the land.

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Date:
April 26
Time:
12:00 am - 11:59 pm