Buddhism has now involved against participation by incorporating individuals from various occupational fields and various religious backgrounds. In recent years, Hong Kong has become a platform for the exchanges of ideas among the Buddhist organizations in Greater China. The academic studies of Buddhism unite and facilitate exchange among organizations Based in Taiwan, China and Hong Kong. Although the majority of Hong Kong Chinese believe in Buddhism or some folkloric forms of the religion, the higher-educated professionals have become Buddhists. The Hong Kong Government has also provided favorable support to Buddhism and all activities of the Buddhist organizations. The Birthday of the historical Gautama Buddha is an official holiday in Hong Kong and the activities organized to celebrate this auspicious event are attended by millions of people.