- Every year
- Every 27 July till 27 July
- Future editions:
- Location is always the same
Part of the Theravadin Buddhist calendar, this is a time for monks to stay in one place for the rainy season. It is an opportunity for penitence, self-examination and forgiveness.
The Rains Retreat or Vassa always commences on the day after Dhammacakkha Day
All future editions for Vassa (Rains Retreat)