Buddhist Vesak Day celebrations in Wagga a chance for shared community experience, lantern lighting on Saturday

Tim Piccione
By Tim Piccione
Updated May 20 2022 - 8:35am, first published May 19 2022 - 1:00am
Sampath Hathurusinghe and 9-month-old daughter Yenushi will be lighting lanterns on Saturday to celebrate Vesak Day, Picture: Les Smith

Lanterns will light up the Senior's Community Centre on Tarcutta Street this Saturday as Wagga's Buddhist community gathers for the annual Vesak Festival.


Tim Piccione

Tim Piccione


Tim is a journalist from Sydney working for the Daily Advertiser in Wagga. He can be reached at tim.piccione@austcommunitymedia.com.au or 0436919968.

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