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Ceremonies at

Triple Crane Retreat Center

Ceremony Resources 

Below you will find educational resources about the Traditional Buddhist Ceremonies held in Triple Crane Retreat Centers Dharma Hall. Use these resources for inspiration, education and to deepen your love and devotion for these profound ceremonies. 

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The Meaning of Offering Flowers
供花的意義

Flower offerings are practiced in many ceremonies through out the worlds wisdom traditions. Follow this link to learn more about the benefits and practice of flower offering in Buddhist Ceremonies.  

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The Meaning of Offering Light
供燈的意義

The offering of light is symbolic of horning the light and wisdom inside you.  The light of consciousness is in every heart.  Click this link to learn more about this practice.  

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Food Offering Ceremony  
大蒙山 

Food is offered in various ceremonies at TCRC. This is a profound cultural practice with important spiritual benefits learn more here

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Great Offering in front of Buddha 
初一十五佛前大供

An English translation of The Great Offering in Front of Buddha Ceremony can be found here.  Reading this ceremony will give insight into the practice. It can also be used to help you follow along with the ceremony. 

Acquiring Wisdom Verse 
請法語的意義

The Acquiring Wisdom Verse Ceremony is a highly auspicious event that only takes place during Chinese New Year. Click here to learn more. . 

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Buddha Bathing Ceremony 
浴佛節

 

Buddha Bathing is an annual ceremony.  This profound ancient practice is used to wash away pain and suffering. Click here to learn more about the significance of this ceremony.