Tag: february 15
Every year on either February 8th or 15th, Mahayana Buddhists throughout the world celebrate Nirvana Day. The event, also known as Parinirvana Day, commemorates Buddha’s death and his entrance into complete Nirvana.
On February 15th, International Angelman Day spreads awareness for a rare neuro-genetic disorder called Angelman syndrome. The day also encourages us to better understand this condition and the necessity for more research.
On February 15th, National Wisconsin Day recognizes The Badger State. Rich in copper, lead, forest and fertile farmland, Wisconsin became the 30th state on May 29, 1848.
Observed on February 15th, National Gumdrop Day recognizes a favorite candy of many; the gumdrop!