• Visakha Puja's Day: Community Alms Offering Ceremony (The Buddha’s Birthday Celebration)

    You are invited to join us for Visakha Puja Ceremony (The Buddha’s Birthday Celebration) Sunday, May 27, 2018 9:45 a.m.–2:00 p.m. Wat Buddhametta: Tucson Buddhist Meditation Center 1133 S. Swan Road, Tucson, AZ  85711 We will celebrate Visakha Puja Day to commemorate 2,641 years since the birth of Buddha, 2,606 years since his e...

  • Special Buddha’s Birthday: Full Moon Meditation Retreat and Dhamma Talk

    We will celebrate Visakha Puja Day to commemorate 2,641 years since the birth of Buddha, 2,606 years since his enlightenment and 2561 years since his passing away. Each of these occurred on the full moon day of the month of Visakha. This year the exact Visakha Puja Day falls on the full moon day of May 29, 2018/2561. -The day will begin with the Anagarika Ordination for Joko (New Dhamma's name will be given for him) at 9:30 a.m. The presiding pre...