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Visakha Bucha Day 2020

The day that marks three most important events in Buddha's life with beautiful ceremonies

Visakha Bucha Day in Thailand 2020 - Best Time
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John Shedrick

Although the holiday is a religious one and most loud bars and alcohol shops get closed, it is a remarkable peaceful time. Buddhists all over the Kingdom make offerings and participate in family gatherings. There is also a beautiful ceremony performed by the monks. Each year they light thousands of lamps and candles around the temples, making it a truly warm scene. The holiday is set according to the lunar calendar, therefore there are no set dates, but it most often falls in May or June.

Visakha Bucha Day in Thailand - Best Season 2020