PRLog - Apr. 23, 2013 - CHICAGO -- Contact Asayo Horibe, President, Buddhist Council of the Midwest
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Cell Phone 224-623-1304
Contact Rev. Ron Miyamura
Midwest Buddhist Temple 312-943-7801
SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2013
29th INTERNATIONAL VISAKHA BUDDHISM FESTIVAL
Chasing Happiness, Achieving Balance
Sponsored by the Buddhist Council of the Midwest
Location: Midwest Buddhist Temple
435 Menomonee Street
Chicago, Il 60614
Schedule of Events
10 a.m. Doors Open, Free Admission (donations accepted)
Religious Ceremony & Keynote Speaker Rev. Ron Miyamura
11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Lunch & Cultural Performances
1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Exhibits, Meditation Sessions, Lectures & Workshops
4:30 p.m. Closing
Visakha is an annual celebration honoring the birth, enlightenment and passing of the Buddha.
There will be:
Refreshments provided with lunch, on street and lot parking available.
Exhibits representing Buddhist centers, churches and temples in the
Chicago area and cultural performances, along with workshops and lectures on different aspects of Buddhist practice.
Rev. Ron Miyamura, keynote speaker, with meditation sessions led by different teachers and practitioners.
For more information or to schedule an interview, please call Asayo Horibe at: 224-623-1304 or Rev. Ron Miyamura at: 312-943-7801