Bak Full Moon Poya is Today

Friday, 03 April 2015 - 8:31

Today is the Bak Full Moon Poya day.

In the fifth year of Enlightenment, Lord Buddha, perceived with His Divine Eye, a dispute was brewing in the island of Sri Lanka, between the two Naga factions between the two Naga communities.

It was on Bak Pura Pasaloswaka Poya Day the Enlightened One visited Nagadipa in Northern Sri Lanka to settle the dispute, as peace-maker and preached His doctrine to the Naga community.