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Choekhor Duechen - Monday, July 16, 6:30 - 8pm

posted Jun 21, 2018, 11:39 AM by Khenpo Karten
Monday, July 16th is Choekhor Duechen (aka Drukpa Tseshi). It was on this day, more than 2600 years ago, Buddha Shakyamuni rose from meditation upon request by Brahma and turned the First Wheel of Dharma by teaching the Four Nobel Truths at Deer Park in Sarnath, Varanasi.

Please join us to observe this important Buddhist holiday with recitation of Lives of Buddha (Jataka Tales) from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm.