Commemoration of United Nations International Day of Vesak 2019
23 May B.E. 2562 (2019)
The Permanent Delegation of Sri Lanka to United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) together with the ASPAC Group of countries celebrated United Nations International Day of Vesak at the UNESCO Headquarters in Paris, France on 23 May B.E. 2562 (2019). On this occasion, Venerable Shakyavongsvisuddhi (Anil Man Sakya), Rector of the World Buddhist University (WBU), was invited as one of the guest speakers to deliver the message on the theme of “Buddha’s teaching for building sustainable peace through multicultural education and communication influenced by the Tipitaka”.