Buddhist Festival Dates

Lunar New Year

Also known in China as the Spring Festival, Tet in Vietnam, Seollal in Korea, Losar in Tibet

Tuesday 1 February 2022 Year of the Tiger.

Magha Puja Day

Also known as Sangha Day.

Wednesday 16 February 2022.

Burmese, Khmer, Lao, Sri Lankan and Thai New Year

Also known as Songkran in Thailand.

Celebrated on 13/14 – 15/16 of April annually.

Vesak

Also known as Visakha Puja, Wesak, Buddha’s Birthday, Saga Dawa Duchen

Wednesday 26 May 2021.

Sunday 15 2022.

Ullambana

Sunday 22 August 2021.

Fridayd 12 August 2022.

Kathina

From Thursday 21 October 2021.

Sunday 9 October 2022.

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