United Sangha for World Peace 2018

Buddhist monastics of Lower Mainland from all traditions: Theravadin, Mahayana, and Vajrayana, join together to pray for World Peace. Join us for a day of Buddhist chantings, Dharma discussions, and Loving-kindness meditation, filling one’s mind with positive energy and sharing with the world.

Saturday
July 14 2018
1:30pm – 5:30pm

Croatian Cultural Centre
3250 Commercial Drive
Vancouver BC

United Sangha for World Peace 2018 Program

1:30 – 1:50 Purification 20min. Pali, Vietnamese, Chinese, Tibetan
1:50 – 2:00 Buddham Saranam Gacchami
2:00 – 2:20 Metta meditation – Ven. Showshir
2:20 – 2:40 Love letter to the Mother Earth – Chan Nguyen
Offering of candles to Mother Earth
2:40 – 3:00 Offering to the Sangha
3:00 – 4:20 Dharma forum: “Understanding and Love for World Peace”
4:20 – 5:20 Meditation practices
Om Mani Padme Hum recitation — Lama Paljor
Satipatthana meditation – Ashin Ghosaka
Guided meditation – Chan Nguyen Sangha
Ven. Zhihan words of closing
5:20 – 5:30 Finale with Imagine