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==Specific dates==
==Specific dates==
'''February 28, 2006''' - New Year according to the Tibetan calendar. Celebrations in [[Bhutan]], [[Nepal]], [[Tibet]] and Tibetan communities in [[India]].
==Every year==
==Every year==

Revision as of 06:05, 23 February 2006

Specific dates

February 28, 2006 - New Year according to the Tibetan calendar. Celebrations in Bhutan, Nepal, Tibet and Tibetan communities in India.

Every year

Fixed dates

Movable dates

  • Late January or early February: Chinese New Year, celebrated in China, Singapore and anywhere where there are large concentrations of Chinese
  • Late January or early February: Korean Lunar New Year (Seollal), South Korea
  • Late January or early February: Vietnamese New Year (Tết), Vietnam
  • Late February or early March: Carnival in Brazil and others. The precise date of carnival is 7 weeks before Easter, which is moveable itself (the first full-moon Sunday after 21 March). Instead of relying on your own astrophysics skills, take note: Ash Wednesday for the next years will be 01 March 2006, 21 Feb 2007, 06 Feb 2008, 25 Feb 2009 and 17 Feb 2010.
Calendar of events and festivals
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