Events Calendar
Feb 8
All day
Parinirvana / Nehan-YE (Nirvana Day)

This is a Buddhist celebration. 

On the 8th or the 15th February, Sakyamuni Buddha passed into Pari-nirvana. To remind Buddhists of His noble teachings, paying tribute and follow the way that He has laid down, the Nehan-ye service is held. The followers of Jodo Shinshu revere Sakyamuni Buddha because He is the manifestation of Amida Buddha on this earth.

Location

United Kingdom

Details

Contact: Becky Lamyman
E: rsl7@kent.ac.uk
Categories: Religious festivals

 

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