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Buddha Purnima or Buddha Jayanti is a Buddhist festival that marks Gautama Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death. It celebrates the basic beliefs of Buddhism - karunaa (kindness) and ahimsa (non-violence). Buddhists perform meditation; observe the eight percepts of Buddhism, eat only vegetarian food and do charity.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2017
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2017, 12:47 p.m.
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