In Buryatia, on February 21, Sagaalgan (White Month Holiday) is celebrated. In each region that professes Buddhism, the name of the holiday sounds differently. The Buryats have Sagaalgan, the Mongols and Kalmyks have Tsagaan Sar, the Tuvans have Shagaa, and the South Altaians have Chaga Bairam.
Lyudmila Dorzhieva, PhD in Pedagogical Sciences, Professor, Honored Worker of Culture of the Republic of Buryatia and the Russian Federation, Head of the regional branch of the League of Young Journalists in Buryatia congratulates children and adults:
“May your table always be full of food, and your soul - with happiness, along with the new moon, be renewed too!”