Lafayette | Buddhist 4th of July Mountain Pilgrimage | 2016
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Buddha Gate Monastery | 3254 Gloria Terrace, Lafayette, CA
Join Buddha Gate Monastery to celebrate the Fourth of July with relaxation, serenity, and enlightenment on July 4, 2016.
The event typically begins with chanting the heart sutra in the wishing pond area of the monastery, then floating a candle offering. After that, you’ll take a mountain pilgrimage to the hilltop and pause for a dedication of to world peace, harmony and liberation from suffering.
The program is offered free of charge, but donations are happily accepted. For more information, call the monastery at 925-934-2411.
Links: Event detailsCost: FREE
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