The Sri Lankan city of Colombo was aglow in lights as thousands celebrate the Buddhist festival of Vesak. Rough Cut-subtitled (no reporter narration).
Colombo celebrates Buddhist festival of Vesak
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Thousands celebrate the Buddhist festival of Vesak in Colombo, Sri Lanka.
The holiday marks the birth, enlightenment and death of Lord Buddha.
Lights and decorations adorn the streets and river.
More than two thirds of the country’s 20 million people are Buddhists.