2020 Vesak Messages from Australian & Sri Lankan Leaders
Vesak marks the birth, enlightenment and death of Gautama Buddha. It is the most sacred day to millions of Buddhists around the world. But this year Vesak celebration will be very different. The Vesak will be mainly celebrated in homes due to lockdown situation in Sri Lanka and Australia due to Covid-19 pandemic.
Both the Sri Lankan President Gotabaya Rajapaksa and Australian Prime Minister Scott Morison issued following messages for Vesak 2020