UP-COMING EVENTS OF THE UK TENDAI SANGHA
HAMPSHIRE – Shikan Do
Sat 17th Feb. 11am – 1pm – Nehan-e (涅槃会), The day in the Japanese calendar when we remember the Buddha entering Nirvana on his death bed. We will have a short memorial service, dharma talk and meditation, followed by a meal for those who wish to stay.
Sat 17th March. 2pm – 4pm – Ohigan お彼岸. Celebration of the Spring Equinox and reaffirming our practice of the Paramitas (Perfections of a Bodhisattva). There will be a special Puja (religious service) followed by a Dharma talk and meditation.
Sat 7th April. 2pm – 4pm – Kanbutsu-e (潅仏会). Celebrating the birth of the Buddha according to the Japanese calendar. We will have a special Puja in which we “bathe” an image of the baby Buddha, as well as a Dharma talk, meditation and snacks/drinks to celebrate this occasion.
Summer time meditation course. Click here for more details https://tendaiuk-westmids.co.uk/2017/02/06/meditation-beginners/