Portsmouth Buddhist Center

Parinirvana Celebration

On Fri, 27 December, 2013 - 19:09
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viriyalila
Parinirvana Celebration
February 16, 2014, 10-3 pm

Join us in marking the Buddha’s final passing into Nirvana. There will be time dedicated to remembering those who have passed away, please feel free to bring photos of those close to you who have died. We will be reflecting on life, death and impermanence with readings from the Parinirvana Sutta.

Participants may come to all or part of the day, here’s our schedule:
10:00 am Introduction & Meditation
11:15 am Reflections on Impermanence
12:30 pm Lunch (off site or bring your own)
1:30 pm Meditation and Puja with Readings from the Parinirvana Sutta
3:00 pm Finish

The day will include rituals, chanting, meditation and reflections on life, death and impermanence with readings from the Parinibbana Sutta. Participants may come to all or part of the day. Offered by donation, no registration is required. For more information, please contact us at: portsmouth [at] thebuddhistcenter.com (subject: Parinirvana)
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