Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Events: Milk Moon

Tonight's full moon is often referred to as the Milk Moon.

This full moon was known as the Flower Moon by Algonquian Indians of North America.

The full moon in May has also been dubbed the Corn Planting Moon, Corn Moon, Hare's Moon.

Buddhists refer to the May full moon as Buddha Poornima, while Hindus call it Vesak Poya.

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