Sat, Apr 20 | Sri Ratana International Buddhist Center

"BAK POYA" Program - බක් පෝය වැඩසටහන-2019

Bak Full Moon Poya Day Daana-Sheela Program
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"BAK POYA"  Program - බක් පෝය වැඩසටහන-2019

Time & Location

Apr 20, 2019, 7:30 AM – 4:30 PM PDT
Sri Ratana International Buddhist Center, 2780 West Lincoln Avenue, Anaheim, CA, USA

About The Event

Bak Full Moon Poya Day is on the Full moon day of April. This is noteworthy, as Bak is a month of national importance as well. This holy day celebrates the second visit of the Buddha to Sri Lanka, which took place in the fifth year of his supreme enlightenment in order to reconcile two local chiefs, Mahodara and Chulodara, uncle and nephew, who had fallen into disagreement and were threatening hostility over a throne beset with jewels. The theme of the day is Right Understanding (Samma Ditthi).

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