Two Things About December 8

Two things of note concerning today — December 8 is the 26th anniversary of John Lennon‘s murder. 1980 seems like a very long time ago. The other is that today is the observed anniversary of Siddhartha Gautama Buddha Shakyamuni’s enlightenment at Bodh Gaya, India in 428 B.C. [according to Japanese tradition].

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