The festival will feature three types of celebrations: religious ceremonies, teachings and cultural activities. Nine events, including the Visakha Bucha Walk-Run, were also scheduled. Other events include meditation, alms giving to 55 monks, the ordination of 17 monks, presentation of funeral cloths to charity and the usual Buddhist Lent “Wien Thien” ceremony and Dhammayatra parade.

The Buddhism Week slated for 29 May - 4 June, 2012