Mahayana New Year (Buddhism)

On January 02, 2018

Mahayana New Year (Buddhism)

Mahayana New Year
Tuesday 2.1.2018 to Thursday 4.1.2018
Religion: Buddhism (Mahayana)

The Buddhist New Year depends on the country of origin or ethnic background of the people. In Mahayana countries the new year starts on the first full moon day in January. It is a time to reflect on the past and cleanse oneself from the prior year's sins to make a fresh start.


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