The Buddha’s birth, renunciation, enlightenment, first turning of the wheel as well as final passing away all took place on full moon days. On these days, it is popular for Buddhists to recall the Buddha’s teachings, practice meditations and keep the five precepts.
Jun 10, 15
Venerable Thubten Chodron, founder and abbess of Sravasti Abbey (Washington State, USA) shared seven tips on how to lead a happy life with Buddhist youth in Singapore. Drawing on her personal experience, Ven Chodron offered several strategies that Buddhist youth can keep in mind to strengthen their practice and lead truly happy lives.