On the occasion of the death anniversary of Patriarch 23/8/Tan Ox, all monks and nuns and Buddhists currently practicing detention at Ba Vang Pagoda solemnly organized an internal online program “Anniversary of Truc Lam Ma Ha Sa” The 264th Tue Bich Pho Giac subject”.
“The merit of the patriarch is really inconceivable
Now the heart is directed to the old roots
The original Master’s grace taught
Today, the four groups turn to the nuns.”
Verse: Remembering the Gratitude of the Patriarch
With the wish to repay the kindness of Patriarch Ma Ha Sa Mon Tue Bich Pho Giac – who had the merit of reviving and continuing the Truc Lam Yen Tu Zen lineage after 400 years. On the occasion of the death anniversary of Patriarch 23/8/Tan Suu, all monks and nuns and Buddhists currently practicing detention at Ba Vang Pagoda solemnly organized an internal online program “Anniversary of Truc Lam Ma Ha Sa” The 264th Tue Bich Pho Giac subject”.
In a respectful and dignified atmosphere, Venerable Thich Truc Thai Minh and other Venerable Monks visited To Duong – the place of worship of the Patriarch to invite the spirit of Patriarch Ma Ha Sa Mon Tue Bich Pho Giac. At this place, Venerable Thich Truc Thai Minh represented the Sangha to offer his words of gratitude for the great sacrifice of the Buddha in his career of receiving the Sangha, wishing to pass on the torch of wisdom to the Buddha’s life. The Dharma endures with the world. In addition, the Venerable Master and the four groups of Ba Vang Pagoda also prayed to follow his vows and strive for Bodhi, leading asceticism, training the mind, attaining Sainthood, and praying for Unsurpassed Bodhi.
After that, the spirit of the Patriarch was taken by the abbot and the venerable monks to the Dai Hung Bao Palace to perform the rituals related to the Ancestor’s death anniversary.
At the main hall, with the permission of the abbot and the appointment of the great Sangha, Venerable Thich Truc Bao Luc provided a brief history of the Patriarch so that later students could better understand the life and career of preaching the Dharma. His birth. Thereby, the Abbot expressed his wish that monks and nuns and Buddhists must always inculcate, preserve and promote the principle of “Drink water, remember the source”, because the Patriarch left posterity a great predestined relationship. It is extremely precious that only today we have the predestined to study and transmit the Buddhadharma for the benefit of sentient beings.
During the program, Buddhists with their hearts grateful for the deep gratitude of the Patriarch as well as the Venerable Thich Truc Thai Minh and the great Sangha of Ba Vang Pagoda sincerely prepared pure items: incense, flowers, lanterns. , tea, fruit, food… offerings to the Three Jewels, offerings to Truc Lam Patriarch Ma Ha Sa Mon Tue Bich Pho Giac and present money to the Venerable Monks and Nuns.
To praise the merits of the Master, the Venerable Abbot and the Venerable Monks respectfully paid homage to the priest, chanting gratitude, remembering the merits and offering vegetarian food to him.
Through the program, monastic disciples and lay disciples were reminded of the great virtue of Master Ma Ha Sa Mon Tue Bich Pho Giac. Thanks to his sacrifice, today, the four groups of Ba Vang Pagoda have an environment to study and propagate the Buddhadharma, thereby deeply appreciating His profound virtues and vowing to increase their gratitude, diligent practice and prayer. the path of liberation, bringing true happiness to sentient beings.