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Buddha Purnima being celebrated

Update : 23 May 2013, 08:16 AM

Buddhists across the nation is celebrating Buddha Purnima, the biggest religious festival of the community, today.

Buddhist organisations have chalked out various programmes to celebrate the day which is observed as a public holiday.

The festival marks Gautam Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and death.

President Abdul Hamid, Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina and leader of the opposition Khaleda Zia in separate messages greeted the Buddhist community on the occasion.

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