Ullambana | Buddhism

On August 13, 2022

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Holy Day: Ullambana

Date: Saturday 13 August 2022 **
Religion: Buddhism 

Description: Ullambana, also known as Ancestor Day or Obon, is a Mahayana Buddhist ritual of making merit for the deceased. Lay devotees make offerings on behalf of their ancestors and dedicate the merit towards relieve of their suffering.

Welcoming and honouring the spirits of our ancestors.

** Local or regional customs may use a variation of this date