Buddha Purnima is the most sacred day in the Buddhist calendar. It is the most important festival of the Buddhists, and is celebrated with great enthusiasm. As per the Vedic literature, Lord Buddha is an incarnation of Lord Vishnu and hence, he appeared on this earth about 2500 years ago to teach the message of non-violence and mercy towards all living creatures. This sacred day is celebrated all over the world and it is considered auspicious, for both Hindus and Buddhists.
Buddha Purnima or Vesak is of great significance for the entire world as the message of Buddha reached various parts of the world. On this day, the Buddhists all over the world commemorate the significant events of Buddhism, i.e. the birth enlightenment and passing away of their spiritual leader. People of various countries visit the holy shrines of Buddha and there are a lot of pilgrims who come to visit his Birth Place and the Mahabodhi Tree.
This auspicious day is also popularly known as Vesak, Buddha Day, Buddha Purnima or Buddha Jayanti and generally falls in April or May months according to the Gregorian calendar. Devotees celebrate the occasion of Buddha Purnima by discussing and learning the life and teachings of Gautam Buddha. Following their traditions, Buddhists also come together to chant mantras, meditate, offer prayers at temples and donate alms to the needy. This year, the auspicious day of Buddha Purnima is observed on April 30, 2018.
To help you wish your loved ones on this day, here we share some inspirational quotes, wishes, messages and Whatsapp statuses which you can share with your near and dear ones.
1. Let us be grateful towards who made you meet with yourself.
Here’s wishing you a Happy Buddha Purnima!
2. May Buddha Purnima’s full moon today remove the darkness of ignorance from our lives and guide us to the path of peace and enlightenment!
Happy Buddha Jayanti to you.
3. Here’s wishing you and your family a very happy Buddha Purnima!
4. In the burst of illumination
He discovered the meaning of existence
And thus became
Happy Buddha Jayanti
5. On this auspicious day, let us remember Lord Buddha’s teachings and spread the message of universal brotherhood and compassion for everyone. Warm wishes to you on Buddha Jayanti.
6. May Lord Buddha enlighten you on the path of love, peace and truth.
Happy Buddha Purnima to you and your family!
Buddha Purnima Messages
1. May Lord Buddha destroy all sins and obstacles of our lives and guide us, always. Warm wishes to you on this auspicious day of Buddha Purnima!
2. Rely on the teachings, not on the person
Rely on the meaning, not on the words
Rely on the real life, not on the dreams
Rely on the wisdom, not on the mind inside
Greetings on the occasion of Buddha Purnima!
3. May you be on the path of eternal happiness and peace. Happy Buddha Purnima!
4. Have a blessed Buddha Purnima. Warm wishes to you on this auspicious day.
5. May Lord Buddha guide us on the path of love, peace and truth. Happy Buddha Purnima to you and your family.
6. The ego with all its egotism is the false self. It is an unral illusion and a perishable combination. Wish you a happy Buddha Purnima
HAPPY BUDDHA PURNIMA