Great Festival Commemorating God at The Cao Dai Tay Ninh Holy See – Year 2021
The program for the Great Festival Commemorating God in the Year of the Ox (2021) was as follows: February 19, 2021
+ 08:00am: - Grand Opening Ceremony of the Great Festival on the front plaza of the Holy Temple. Cardinal THUONG TAM THANH, Chairman of the Sacerdotal Council of Caodaism delivered the opening speech, and presided over the ribbon-cutting ceremony. The Cardinal then took the guests for an inspection tour of the 28 exhibition booths.
+ 05:00pm: - Arrival of guests at the Pope’s residence. Vegetarian dinner in the Refectory.
+ 06:30pm: - After the vegetarian banquet, Cardinal Thuong Tam Thanh led the guests to the grandstand in front of the Holy Temple to watch the Parade.
+ 07:00pm - Parade begins.
The Festival parade ended at 08:00pm.
Due to the pandemic, all participants and attendees must wear masks. The number of people watching the parade was estimated over 20,000 people.
+ 00:00am February 20, 2021 - Midnight High Ceremony commemorating God at the Cao Dai Grand Cathedral
Please see the following photos of the Great Festival. Please click this link to see about 200 photos - NOTE : Please scroll down after the text to see photos.
News from the Cao Dai Holy See in Tay Ninh on February 20, 2021 - Photos by Thanh Thuy, Huu Loi and Caodai TV group