Tibetan Buddhist Holydays

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crazy-man
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Tibetan Buddhist Holydays

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dear friends,
i am searching for the correct dates of the tibetan buddhist holydays in 2017. can somebody help? perhaps Tsurphu and Phugpa dates?
what abou Saka Dawa Düchen date? is it the 15th lunar day of the 4th lunar month or the 7th lunar day of the 4th lunar month?
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Redfaery
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Re: Tibetan Buddhist Holydays

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It will depend on which tradition one follows. There are (at least) two different lunar calendars in use to calculate the dates. If you have a local sangha, I'd ask there.
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Re: Tibetan Buddhist Holydays

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Cho-trul Du-chen occurs on Sunday, Mar. 12
Saga Dawa occurs on Friday, Jun. 9
Cho-khor Du-chen occurs on Thursday, Jul. 27
Lha-bab Du-chen falls on Friday, Nov. 10

According to the Rigpa Tibetan Calendar 2016-2017
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