What kind of festivals do Buddhists celebrate?

Buddhists mainly celebrate "vesak" . The falls on the full moon day in the month of May. They believe the lord Buddha was born, enlightened and attained nirvana on the same day. Other than that they celebrate the day monks retire to their temples for rainy season, although this is done symbolical...

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What does a red scarf tied to a doorknob mean?

Hanging a scarf, tie or any noticeable item of clothing means the person/people inside the room does not want to be disturbed.

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