Makha Puja Day takes place on the full moon
day of the third lunar month. This Holy Day is observed to commemorate two
important events in the life of Lord Budda. After the
first Rains Retreat at
1. All 1250 monks were Arahants.
2. All of them had been ordained by the Lord.
3. They assembled by themselves without prior call.
4. It was the full moon day of Makha month.