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** '''Visakah Puja'''/'''Buddha Purnima''' in [[India]]
 
** '''Visakah Puja'''/'''Buddha Purnima''' in [[India]]
 
** '''Visakha Bucha''' in [[Thailand]]
 
** '''Visakha Bucha''' in [[Thailand]]
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** '''Ninth Avenue International Food Festival''' in [[New York City]] 1st weekend after Mothers Day each year.
  
  

Revision as of 19:45, 13 April 2007

This is a calendar of events and festivals in the month of May.

Contents

Specific dates

Every year

Fixed dates

  • May 1: May Day or Labor Day, worldwide
  • May 3: Constitution Memorial Day (憲法記念日 Kenpo kinenbi), Japan
  • May 4: Bank Holiday (国民の休日), Japan
  • May 5: Coronation Day is a public holiday in Thailand
  • May 5: Children's Day (子供の日 Kodomo no hi), also known as Boys' Day (端午の節句 Tango no Sekku), Japan
  • Until May 5: Golden Week in Japan, an extremely popular time to travel — best avoided as transport and accommodations are often booked solid
  • May 6: international blood donation and free eye check up day worldwide

Movable dates


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