A monk clean a statue of Lord Buddha on the eve of Vesak. There will be no gatherings of devotees on the occasion of Buddha Purnima (Vesak) at the temple during the government imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure to fight the coronavirus in India. Inside monks do their daily routines and meditations. Agartala,Tripura, India.
AGARTALA, TRIPURA, INDIA, 04-05-2020 : A Buddhist devote clean a statue of Lord Buddha on the eve of Vesak , ,during a government-imposed nationwide lockdown as a preventive measure against the COVID-19, in Agartala , the capital city of India's northeastern state of Tripura. Vesak , also known as Buddha Jayanti, Buddha Purnima and Buddha Day, is a holiday traditionally observed by Buddhists and some Hindus on different days in India.PHOTO BY-ABHISEK SAHA