Join the joyful atmosphere to celebrate the birthday of Buddha Shakyamuni of millions of Buddha’s children, May 8, 2022 (on April 8, 2020) Hoa Phuc Pagoda – Hoa Truc Hamlet – Hoa Thach Commune – Quoc Oai district – Hanoi solemnly held the Great Buddha’s Birthday PL. 2566 – DL. 2022 and the ceremony of taking refuge in the Three Jewels.
The ceremony was under the witness of the Monks, with the presence of a large number of Buddhists attending.
Before entering the ceremony, Venerable Thich Tam Hoa – abbot of Hoa Phuc Pagoda shared a short Dharma talk on “The meaning of Buddha’s birthday and the ritual of bathing the Buddha” to the entire public. Towards the statue Shakyamuni Buddha With respect, the Monks and Buddhists participated in chanting the New Year’s Eve Sutra and solemnly celebrated the traditional Buddha Bathing ritual to open the Vesak Week PL. 2566 takes place from May 8 to May 15, 2022 (on April 8 to April 15, Lunar New Year).
In the afternoon of the same day, Hoa Phuc Pagoda held a ceremony to take refuge for Buddhists who vowed to return to take refuge in the Three Jewels and uphold the five precious precepts of a Buddha’s son. With sincere sharing, Venerable Thich Tam Hoa helped the public to clearly understand what it means to take refuge in the Three Jewels, understand the 5 precepts that must not be broken for Buddhists: not killing, not stealing, not commit adultery, do not speak falsely, do not drink alcohol, then apply it to life as a spiritual food that brings people to peace and happiness.
On the occasion of the Buddha’s birthday, the temple also launched the program “Happy Birthday at home” and was very happy to receive the enthusiastic response from the Buddhist groups affiliated to the Dao School. With the encouragement and encouragement of the teachers, the attendance of the members of the Dao Trang group, the ceremonies at the homes of the Chanh Hoa Buddhist group, the Tue Quang group, the Chanh Duc group, the Lien group Tri, the Buddhist family of Tinh Hoang, …. took place successfully in a pure, dignified and warm atmosphere.
In order for the dear Buddhist friends near and far to have the opportunity to attend the Buddha Bathing ceremony, Hoa Phuc Pagoda organizes the Vesak week taking place at 7:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. from May 8 to May 15, 2022 (on April 8 – 11:00). April 15/Year Tiger). We invite you to arrange a time together to attend.