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Buddha Jayanti

8 May 2009 (annual)
Cost: Free
Buddha Jayanti is a triple festival celebrating the birth, enlightenment and death of the Buddha. Buddhist sites in Delhi, most notably the Buddha Jayanti Park, celebrate with prayer meetings and colourful events.
Please note: this holiday occurs at the May/June full moon, and sources sometimes differ as to the exact date. While we always try to get the right date for Buddha's Birthday, it's worth double checking with the tourist office before you travel.
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