The 16th United Nations Day Of Vesak Celebrations 2019
- The 16th United Nations Day Of Vesak Celebrations 2019
Vesak Day is the day to recognize Buddha's birth, enlightenment, and death. So during Vesak Day of 2019, most delegates from United Nation came together with the buddhist monks to discuss about the concerning theme, "sustainability". The delegates focused on the teachings of Buddha as well as the traditions of Buddhism that influences that act of interconnecting environment and humans. By doing this, they wanted to spread the message of maintaining a level of contributions toward the environment, so it can benefit everyone for good.
“This is the time when sustainable growth and sustainability are vital for the survival of not only Buddhists but all humanity. So the great gift by Buddhism to the planet is the teaching of Buddha. Everything is connected. Inside this teaching is the only thing that can save us,” said Venerable Rev Myozan Kodo of Ireland.
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