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Ullambana 2020 - The Great Compassion & Liberation Prayer Festival Benefitting Both the Living & the Dead
Here in Thekchen Choling, we continue to observe this Festival during the 7th Lunar Month with Extensive Offerings, Sutra Recitations & Food Charity rituals. Below are some of the highlights of Thekchen Choling’s Ullambana program!
Invocation of all Buddhas & Bodhisattvas: Recitation of “88 Buddhas & Amitabha Sutra” (Chi)
Bodhisattva Sutra (Chi)
19/8(Wed) 8pm - Part 1
21/8(Fri) 8pm - Part 2
23/8(Sun) 2pm - Part 3
Repentance Sutra (Chi)
26/8(Wed) 8pm - Part 1
29/8(Sat) 4pm - Part 2
30/8(Sun) 4pm - Part 3
Offering to Ancestors
Offerings to Past
Buddha's Joyful Day
11am - Grand Offering of Ullambana Hampers
8pm - Recitation of "Diamond Cutter Sutra" (Chi)
Our Sanghas will lead us in this Generous Food Charity to the Pretas with sincere prayers for their liberation.
10am - Medicine Buddha Jangwa
2pm - Grand Meritorious Offerings to Wandering Spirits & Recitation of "88 Buddhas & Amitabha Sutra"