BUDDHIST NEW YEAR 2013
Buddhist Group of Kendal (Theravāda)
invites you to their
THE BUDDHIST NEW YEAR 2557
Vesak commemorates the Birth,
Enlightenment (2602 years ago),
and Final Passing Away of the Buddha.
(The Buddhist calendar starts from the year
of his Final Passing Away as the year zero.)
The Puja will consist of a short ceremony, followed by
Dana (the traditional sharing of food).
You are welcome to bring vegetarian food or
non-alcoholic drinks to share.
Donations of flowers, incense, white candles welcome.
DATE: Friday 24th May 2013
TIME: 6.55 pm for 7.00-9.00 pm
VENUE: United Reformed Church (bottom hall, in courtyard)
Highgate, Kendal LA9 4HE