Buddhists in Thailand celebrate Loy Krathong festival to honor the Buddha, Siddhartha Guatama. The act of floating away the candle raft is symbolic of letting go of all one's grudges, anger and defilements, so that one can start life afresh on a better foot.
Please come celebrate with us at:
Wat Pa of Arizona
14911 E Chandler Heights Road, Chandler, AZ 85249
Sunday, November 20, 2011
9:30AM - Special Pali Chanting
10:00AM – Food Offering to Buddhist Monks, Morning Chanting, Share Meals
12:00PM – Loy Krathong Ceremony
I'm looking forward to this. It is something my spirit really needs right now.
Here's a pic of me last time I went to the temple on the west side