Celebrated around May by Buddhists which marks three momentous events in Buddha's life - his birthday, enlightenment, and achievement of Nirvana. The celebration begins at dawn when devotees gathering at the temples to meditate on the Eight Precepts. Donations, giving food to the needy, offerings of incense, joss sticks and prayers are carried out.
CJ Jimmy Leow prays for world peace and may human beings be courteous to each other while he was at the Penang Buddhist Association on Wesak Day this morning.
Photos by Jimmy Leow Beng Hock, Citizen Journalist