what is bodhi day

what is bodhi day

Bodhi Day is a Buddhist holiday that commemorates the day when Siddhartha Gautama, the historical Buddha, attained enlightenment. According to Buddhist tradition, Siddhartha, after years of seeking truth and enlightenment, meditated under a bodhi tree in Bodh Gaya, India. On the morning of the eighth day of his meditation, Siddhartha finally achieved enlightenment and became … Read more