|First Sermon of Lord Buddha*||Wednesday July 14, 2021||Buddhism (Vajrayana)
|summer holiday (end)||Thursday August 5, 2021||School holidays
|Blessed Rainy Day*||Thursday September 23, 2021||Secular holiday
|Dashain*||Friday October 15, 2021||Hinduism
|Buddha's Coming Down from Heaven*||Wednesday October 27, 2021||Buddhism (Theravada)
First Sermon of Lord Buddha -
Wednesday July 14, 2021
Buddhism (Vajrayana) : Marks the first sermon Buddha gave to his five disciples, introducing the middle way, the noble eight-fold path and the Four Noble Truths. It is celebrated with candlelight processions.
Summer holiday (end) -
Thursday August 5, 2021
School holidays :
Blessed Rainy Day -
Thursday September 23, 2021
Secular holiday : Natural water sources are blessed. Bathing in the morning is a good omen. Beginning of the harvesting season.
Friday October 15, 2021
Hinduism : The victory of Durga on evil forces, the destruction of Vasanas (subjectivity, selfishness, desires...) and the achievement of the deepest Self. Dominance of Saraswati (pure science) over Lakshmi (applied science)
Buddha's Coming Down from Heaven -
Wednesday October 27, 2021
Buddhism (Theravada) : Celebration of his return to earth from heaven. Lord Buddha was born in Lumbini, Nepal, and his mother expired after seven days. At the age of 41, he ascended to heaven to preach to his mother.
Nuns and monks and king Zug Chen Nyingpo were worried because they did not know where hewas. His disciple, the clairvoyant Sharibu, had a vision of the lord to be in heaven. Another disciple of Lord Buddha, Mao gyel ge bu, who was known to possess miraculous powers, ascended to heaven and requested Buddha to return to earth. He agreed to descend.