Visakha Bucha Day, the Most Sacred Thai Buddhist Holiday

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Visakha Bucha Day, the Most Sacred Thai Buddhist Holiday

Learn about Visakha Bucha Day, the most sacred Thai Buddhist Holiday, with Lifelong Learning Payap

 

Presented by Phra Theeratphid “Somsri” Salawinphonphana

Date:

Wednesday, May 16, 2024

Time:

9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Location:

Lifelong Learning Center, Payap University, Kaew Nawarat Road

Cost:

350 THB

 

Description:

Visakha Bucha Day – The Most Sacred Thai Buddhist Holiday

Visakha Bucha Day is the most sacred Thai Buddhist holiday. It commemorates the birth, enlightenment, and death of the Buddha. It is held on the full moon day of every sixth lunar month which will be May 22nd this year.

Join us for an illuminating lecture about this sacred holiday. We will learn about the life of the Buddha and his path to his enlightenment. We will learn how Thais celebrate the holiday and how we can respectfully participate in ceremonies at our local temple.

ABOUT THE PRESENTER:

Phra Theeratphid “Somsri” Salawinphonphana is a teacher at the Chiang Mai campus of Mahachulalongkornrajavidyalaya Buddhist University at Wat Suan Dok. He has an MA in English. He teaches Dharma in English, Meditation, English Literature as well as other subjects. He has been a monk for seven years. He was born in Ta Song Yang in Tak Province.

 

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Learn about Visakha Bucha Day, the most sacred Thai Buddhist Holiday, with Lifelong Learning Payap

Details

Date:
May 16
Time:
9:30 am - 11:00 pm UTC+7
Cost:
350THB
Event Category:

Organizer

Lifelong Learning Payap
Email
lllpayap@gmail.com

Venue

Lifelong Learning Payap Center
Payap University, Kaew Nawarat Campus, Unnamed Road, Wat Ket, Mueang Chiang Mai District, Chiang Mai 50000
Chiang Mai, Chiang Mai 50000 Thailand
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