Bodhi Day honors the day that the historical Buddha attained enlightenment. We enjoyed an amazing day celebrating the on December 8th, 2009, starting with a powerful sunrise ceremony, continuing as we raised our prayers with prayer flags and worked our prayers into the earth through the garden, and closed with a powerful fire release ceremony at sunset
Thanks to David Kowalewski for his dedication and love of the garden
Thanks to Claudia Schippert and the local community for making it possible for us to raise our prayers for peace in the garden
Thanks to Harlan and Crystal Wallner for their support and encouragement of our community
Thanks to Steve Moreau for leading us in powerful mantras to greet the sun
Thanks to each of you who came out throughout the day to share your prayers and blessings with the garden, each other, and our planet!