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Sat 27 Jul 2013 00:00 to 23:59

Vassa (Rains Retreat)

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

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