Friday 13 June 2014 National Holiday: Lord Buddha’s Parinirvana

The Great Passing Away of the Buddha
The Great Passing Away of the Buddha

12 June 2014 is a National Holiday in Bhutan as it is the Anniversary of when Lord Buddha achieved complete Nirvana upon the death of His physical body. Having done a Great Service of 45 years at the age of 80, the Buddha attained Parinirvana.

All Government offices and schools will be closed to mark this very holy occasion.

– ICS

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