Tag: february 15

NIRVANA DAY - February 8 or 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.

INTERNATIONAL ANGELMAN DAY - February 15

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.