FALL TERM - 2013
Buddhist Vesak Celebration
Celebration of Buddha's birthday, awakening, and death (Vesak) led by Bhanti Sathi. See Full Event Information for full schedule.
Date: Sunday, May 26th, 2013
Time: 2:00 pm
Duration: 5 hours
Location: Chapel Main Sanctuary
Sponsored by: Chaplain's Office
Contact: Jan Truax, x4003Import into your calendar program
Led by Bhante Sathi (a Theravada monk from Sri Lanka), with assistance from Sri Lankan, Tibetan, Vietnamese, Cambodian, and American Monks.
2.20 Walking meditation
2.45 Guided Meditation
4.00 Walking Meditation
5:00-6:00pm--Buddhist Meditation, Ritual, and Teachings,
including a Buddha Bath (a Mahayana tradition), Blessing Chanting, a talk about Vesak
6:00pm: Vegetarian soup supper and continued conversation, open to all participants