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Phuket residents make merit on Vesakha Day

วิสาขบูชาOn May 17th 2011 at 7.00 a.m. Mr.Chawalit Na Nakorn, a Vice President of Phuket Provincial Administrative Organisation or PPAO, Mr.Somchai Duangkhae, a Consultant to the President of PPAO, PPAO staff, and Phuket residents, offered food to the monks for the occasion of Vesakha Day 2011.

In addition, the day falls on the full moon Uposatha day, the 5th or the 6th month of the Buddhist calendar. It is the day when Buddha was born, enlightened and died.



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