International Summer Festival 2021

July 30 - 14 Aug

Translation online

For people participating online live translation will be provided in various time zones. The languages available will depend on the specific time zone. See the chart for which languages are available in which time zone:

Time zones
English Live UK (BST) Brasilia (BRT) East Coast Daylight (EDT) Central Daylight (CDT) Pacific Daylight (PDT) Hong Kong (HKT) Australian Eastern Standard (AEST)
Spanish Live UK (BST) Central Daylight (CDT)
French Live UK (BST) East Coast Daylight (EDT)
Portuguese Brasilia( BRT)
German Live UK (BST)
Cantonese Hong Kong (HKT)
Mandarin Hong Kong (BJT)
Vietnamese Australian Eastern Standard (AEST)

Each time zone will follow the same dates and session times as the UK Festival but in that particular time zone.

Exceptions are the streaming in Hong Kong and Australian time zones whose dates will be UK time +1 day, and the Beijing time zone, whose dates will be UK time +2 days- see Program and Time Zones page for full details.

Please select your time zone at the time of booking.

Live - UK time zone (BST - British Summer Time)

The sessions will be streamed live from the Kadampa Temple for World Peace at Manjushri KMC in English.

Those joining this live-stream session will be able to select an audio channel allowing them to listen to any of the following:

  1. Live Spanish translation
  2. Live French translation
  3. Live German translation

Brasilia Time (BRT)  (UK time -4 hours)

Those joining this session will be able to select an audio channel allowing them to listen to:

  1. Recording of the original English session
  2. Live Portuguese translation

East Coast Daylight Time (ECDT) (UK time -5 hours)

Those joining this session will be able to select an audio channel allowing them to listen to:

  1. Recording of the original English session
  2. Live French translation

Central Daylight Time (CDT) (UK time -6hours)

Those joining this session will be able to select an audio channel allowing them to listen to:

  1. Recording of the original English session
  2. Live Spanish translation

Pacific Daylight Time (PDT) (UK time -8 hours)

Those joining this session will be able to listen to the original English session only

Hong Kong Time (HKT) (UK time +7 hours)

Those joining this session will be able to select an audio channel allowing them to listen to:

  1. Recording of the original English session
  2. Live Cantonese translation

Beijing Time (BJT) (UK time +7 hours)

Those joining this session will be able to select an audio channel allowing them to listen to:

  1. Recording of the original English session
  2. Mandarin translation

Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) (UK time +9 hours)

Those joining this session will be able to select an audio channel allowing them to listen to:

  1. Recording of the original English session
  2. Live Vietnamese translation