online Buddhism Canada news, Canada held local time on May 7, the Fo Guang Shan Temple in Ottawa, the capital of the “celebrate Christmas bathing the Buddha FA and the garden party” was held, government officers attended and delivered a speech.
, and the event attracted a large number of local media attention, will have many people to take up residence on the day by going to, in order to meet the wishes of every believer to participate in bathing, . activity continued until the end of the afternoon. Fo Guang Shan Temple in Ottawa is Taiwan’s largest Buddhist temple Fo Guang Shan in Ottawa, one of the lower House, is the Buddha’s light international association formed in Ottawa the following year in mountain long nebulae under the personal care of the master planning, lasted for four years on May 16, 2000, by the then Taiwan Buddhist master labetolol personally presided over the opening ceremony of the Abbots. According to the Association of steering Hu Mochao introduced, Ottawa now has attracted a large number of the activities organized by the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist believers to attend, many of whom are local foreigners, particularly young people. Just attended has Hangzhou first World Buddhist Forum of current, President of what Liu Jingzhi Lady said, Temple in current prison Temple wonderful compliance Mage of led Xia, believers scale are gradually expanded, and organization established has Fo Guang youth dragon boat team participate in annual June held of Ottawa dragon boat contest, the events has became Canada maximum of outdoor activities one, in only has 1 million population of local, each session attracted watching number no fewer than 60,000. Association actively participate in the activities of the local community to help Chinese into mainstream society, disseminating Chinese culture, promote, and cultural exchanges and friendly relations. This method is subject to attract a lot of Canada outside the local people to participate in, also from Viet Nam, and Thailand Southeast Asian immigrants and nearly 500 people, is the most important ritual event one of the Buddhist community in Ottawa. Picture/text: Long Mu