West London Buddhist Centre

Buddha Day, 10th May 2015

Published in Buddhist Events, Sangha Events

  • Sun May 10th 2015
  • 1:00 pm
  • Booking not Required
  • No charge

Buddha Day is the great Buddhist festival throughout the Buddhist world – the anniversary of the Buddha’s awakening, and so the very beginning of his tradition. Do come and celebrate! All welcome, no charge.

  • 1pm meditation with Tarakarunya (a mini zen sesshin with sitting and walking meditation)
  • 2.30pm readings with Silakirti
  • 3.30pm tea
  • 4pm talk by Ratnaprabha ‘A Tree in May’: why do sacred trees pop-up at every crucial moment in the Buddha’s life, and what is the Bodhi Tree?5pm Puja led by Tarakarunya
  • 5pm Puja led by Tarakarunya

Coronavirus (COVID-19) update: *7/5/2020* We will remain closed at least until 31 May. We have a weekly programme online with some of our most familiar classes and faces – sign up to our newsletter for access. See you there!