Yearly Calendar

CALENDAR 2019

BUDDHIST HOLIDAYS &  MEDITATION RETREATS

February:

  • Day 03   Ceremony Closing the Year of the Dog & Market’s Day
  • Day 05-07   Celebration Lunar New Year “Tet” Year of the Pig.
  • Day 11-15   Medicine Sutra & Dharani Mantra Chanting Ceremony begins at 7:30 PM.
  • Day 17 The 15th of Lunar New Year Ceremony begins at 9:00 AM.

May:

  • Day 5   Vesak Ceremony – Buddha’s Birthday Celebration begins at 10:00 AM.

June:

  • Day 07-09   Summer Meditation Retreat (for youth age 12 – 22)

September:

  • Day 01  Ullambana Ceremony – Honoring Parents and Ancestors’ Day (Longevity Wishing Ceremony for the elderly 70 and above – special gifts presented) begins at 10:00 AM.
  • Day 15   Tea Meditation – Mid-Autumn  Celebration begins at 9:00 AM.

October:

  • Day 01-30   Fall Meditation Retreat.
  • Day 26   Pumpkin Carving Meditation begins at 9:00 AM.
  • Day 27   Children Costume Contest Show (prizes will be given out) begins at 9:00 AM.

November:

  • Day 28  Happy Thanksgiving Celebration Potluck Picnic Brunch begins at 10:00 AM.

December:

  • Day 02-20   Winter Meditation Retreat.
  • Day 29-31   Annual Retreat Ceremony of Light Offering & Compassionate Meditation Retreat.
  • Day 31   Lantern Lighting Ceremony & Welcome the New Year 2020  begins at 7:30 PM.

 

 

 

 

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