Buddhist Practice Dates
Year of the Wood Horse - 2141
|Tibetan Month||Tibetan Day||Western Date||Event|
|9||8th||31st October||Medicine Buddha Day|
|9||10th||2nd November||Guru Rinpoche Day|
|9||15th||6th November||Amitabha Buddha Day|
|9||20th||11th November||Nyi Nak|
|9||22nd||13th November||Lha Bab Düchen - Buddha Shakyamuni's descent from heaven|
|9||25th||17th November||Dakini Day|
|9||29th||21st November||Sojong, Dharmapala Day|
|9||30th||22nd November||Shakyamuni Buddha Day|
Sojong: Confession day for the ordained, held twice each month.
Dharmapala Day: Protector practices are emphasised.
Nyi Nak: 'Black sun', when dynamic actions are favoured, but such things as initiations, dedications, marriage, building, religious studies and activities relating to the dead including funerals are to be avoided.