medicine buddha's birthday

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medicine buddha's birthday

Postby gingercatni » Wed Oct 26, 2011 12:03 am

I believe its medicine buddhas birthday tomorrow. Where does this celebration come from? theres nothing about it in his sutra

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Re: medicine buddha's birthday

Postby Thug4lyfe » Wed Oct 26, 2011 10:00 am

He rulz! :thumbsup:

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Re: medicine buddha's birthday

Postby Grigoris » Wed Oct 26, 2011 10:51 am

As far as I have been lead to believe Medicine Buddha day is every "last quarter".

New moon day is usually Shakyamuni Buddha day, but hell, if you celebrate Sangye Menla yah can't go wrong! Essentially, all Buddhas, have one essence.
"My religion is not deceiving myself."
Jetsun Milarepa 1052-1135 CE

"Butchers, prostitutes, those guilty of the five most heinous crimes, outcasts, the underprivileged: all are utterly the substance of existence and nothing other than total bliss."
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