Unity Vesak 2019

Halifax Unity Vesak 2019 – Celebrating Buddha’s 2563rd Birthday! 



You are cordially invited to be an eyewitness to this auspicious celebration, which commemorates the Birth, Enlightenment and Death (Parinibbana) of Buddha. This is the second Vesak day celebration in the history of Atlantic Canada that jointly organized by all major Buddhist groups in Nova Scotia representing all three Buddhist traditions.

Event Name : Unity Vesak- 2019 (Buddha’s Birth Day Celebration)
Date: 26 May 2019 
Time:5.00- 7.00pm 
Venue: Paul O’rigan Hall, Central Library, Halifax.

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The program includes:

  • # Short talks and messages
  • # Bathing of baby Buddha
  • # Cultural performances, and traditional dances and songs
  • # Free food including a Birthday cake and cultural food
  • # Chanting for world peace


Event organizers:

  • Atlantic Theravada Buddhist Meditation Centre
  • Great Enlightenment Buddhist Institute Society
  • Karma Changchub Ling
  • Shambhala
  • Siddhartha’s Intent
  • Zen Nova Scotia.
  • Nalandabodhi




Past Unity Vesak Celebrations