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Parinirvana Ceremony, CC 2/13

Gandharan 2nd-3rd century - ZenYouMitsu Temple, Tokyo
Friday, February 13, 2015, 6:05am

Ceremony during second period of zazen. This ceremony commemorates the parinirvana (passing on) of the Buddha. It includes a narration and the lighting of candles at each seat in the zendo.