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Buddhism (Vajrayana): religious celerations and observances

Buddhism (Vajrayana): calendar of festivals and religious celebrations around the world for the current 3 months


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Saturday January 29, 2022Têt (Vietnamese New Year)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Sunday January 30, 2022Têt (Vietnamese New Year)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Monday January 31, 2022Têt (Vietnamese New Year)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Monday January 31, 2022Chinese New Year’s EveBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Tuesday February 1, 2022Têt (Vietnamese New Year)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Tuesday February 1, 2022Chinese New YearBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Wednesday February 2, 2022Têt (Vietnamese New Year)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Wednesday February 2, 2022Chinese New YearBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Thursday February 3, 2022Optional holidayBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Thursday February 3, 2022Chinese New YearBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Friday February 4, 2022Chinese New YearBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Saturday February 5, 2022Têt (Vietnamese New Year)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Saturday February 5, 2022Chinese New YearBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Sunday February 6, 2022Têt (Vietnamese New Year)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Sunday February 6, 2022Chinese New YearBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Tuesday April 5, 2022Tomb-Sweeping DayBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Tuesday April 5, 2022Tomb-Sweeping Day (Ching Ming or Qingming Festival)Buddhism (Vajrayana)
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Sunday May 8, 2022Buddha's AnniversaryBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Monday May 9, 2022Buddha's AnniversaryBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Tuesday July 12, 2022Waso Robe Donation CeremonyBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Wednesday July 13, 2022Esala PeraheraBuddhism (Vajrayana)
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Têt (Vietnamese New Year)

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Saturday January 29, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a shortened form of Tết Nguyên Đán, which is Sino-Vietnamese for Feast of the First Morning of the First Day . Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese variation of the Chinese lunisolar calendar, Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday [Wikipedia]

Têt (Vietnamese New Year)

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Sunday January 30, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a shortened form of Tết Nguyên Đán, which is Sino-Vietnamese for Feast of the First Morning of the First Day . Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese variation of the Chinese lunisolar calendar, Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday [Wikipedia]

Têt (Vietnamese New Year)

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Monday January 31, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a shortened form of Tết Nguyên Đán, which is Sino-Vietnamese for Feast of the First Morning of the First Day . Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese variation of the Chinese lunisolar calendar, Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday [Wikipedia]

Chinese New Year’s Eve

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Monday January 31, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Employers who require employees to work during the holiday must pay three times the normal wages

Têt (Vietnamese New Year)

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Tuesday February 1, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a shortened form of Tết Nguyên Đán, which is Sino-Vietnamese for Feast of the First Morning of the First Day . Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese variation of the Chinese lunisolar calendar,

Chinese New Year

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Tuesday February 1, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : At New Year during the night, the Jade Emperor conveyed all animals. Only 12 showed up. To thank them, Buddha dedicated one symbolic year per visitor. Each new born would inherit the relevant animal's characteristics. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Têt (Vietnamese New Year)

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Wednesday February 2, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a shortened form of Tết Nguyên Đán, which is Sino-Vietnamese for Feast of the First Morning of the First Day . Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese variation of the Chinese lunisolar calendar,

Chinese New Year

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Wednesday February 2, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : At New Year during the night, the Jade Emperor conveyed all animals. Only 12 showed up. To thank them, Buddha dedicated one symbolic year per visitor. Each new born would inherit the relevant animal's characteristics. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Optional holiday

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Thursday February 3, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Bhawasma Budhbar - Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year

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Thursday February 3, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The Chinese calendar combines lunar and solar movements. The lunar cycle is about 29.5 days. To match the solar calendar, an extra month is added once every few years (seven years out of a 19-year cycle). Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Chinese New Year

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Friday February 4, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The Chinese calendar combines lunar and solar movements. The lunar cycle is about 29.5 days. To match the solar calendar, an extra month is added once every few years (seven years out of a 19-year cycle). Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Têt (Vietnamese New Year)

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Saturday February 5, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a shortened form of Tết Nguyên Đán, which is Sino-Vietnamese for Feast of the First Morning of the First Day . Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese variation of the Chinese lunisolar calendar, Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday [Wikipedia]

Chinese New Year

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Saturday February 5, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The Chinese calendar combines lunar and solar movements. The lunar cycle is about 29.5 days. To match the solar calendar, an extra month is added once every few years (seven years out of a 19-year cycle). Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Têt (Vietnamese New Year)

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Sunday February 6, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The most important celebration in Vietnamese culture. The word is a shortened form of Tết Nguyên Đán, which is Sino-Vietnamese for Feast of the First Morning of the First Day . Tết celebrates the arrival of spring based on the Vietnamese variation of the Chinese lunisolar calendar, Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday [Wikipedia]

Chinese New Year

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Sunday February 6, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : The Chinese calendar combines lunar and solar movements. The lunar cycle is about 29.5 days. To match the solar calendar, an extra month is added once every few years (seven years out of a 19-year cycle). Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Tomb-Sweeping Day

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Tuesday April 5, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Traditional celebration since the second century B.C. Considered an unlucky day for business. Paid holiday when falling on Saturday or Sunday

Tomb-Sweeping Day (Ching Ming or Qingming Festival)

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Tuesday April 5, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Traditional celebration since the second century B.C. Considered an unlucky day for business.

Buddha's Anniversary

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Sunday May 8, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Sakyamuni Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, was born on April 8th, 623 B.C.E. in ancient northern India (now in Nepal) as Prince Siddhartha. It is a holiday observed by Buddhists throughout the world, though the exact date may differ from country to country.

Buddha's Anniversary

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Monday May 9, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Sakyamuni Buddha, the founder of Buddhism, was born on April 8th, 623 B.C.E. in ancient northern India (now in Nepal) as Prince Siddhartha. It is a holiday observed by Buddhists throughout the world, though the exact date may differ from country to country. It is a

Waso Robe Donation Ceremony

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Tuesday July 12, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Lasts 2 weeks

Esala Perahera

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Wednesday July 13, 2022
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : On the Esala full moon, the Kandy Esala Perahera takes place. The most important and spectacular festival in SL, it is the climax of 10 days and nights of increasing frenetic activity in Kandy. Thousands of dancers, drummers, and temple chieftains take part in the parade that also features 50 or more magnificently decorated elephants honouring the Sacred Tooth relic of the Golden Temple. Smaller peraheras are held at this time at other locations in the island.