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Five hundred arhats of Changnyeongsa Temple: Buddha Day

Five Hundred Arhats of Changnyeongsa Temple

Saturday 7 May from 10am to 4pm



To celebrate the 60-year anniversary of Korean-Australian diplomatic relations the suite of programming in conjunction with Five Hundred Arhats of Changnyeongsa Temple will celebrate and contextualise Buddhist culture and the rise of popularity of Korean performance, literature, music and culinary culture around the world.

Buddha Day marks the birth, enlightenment and death of Siddartha Gautama, the founder of Buddhism. Powerhouse, along with Jongbopsa Korean Buddhist Temple, Belmore will host a day of celebration and reflection.

In partnership with Jongbopsa Korean Buddhist Temple, Sydney.

Proudly supported by the Australian Korean Foundation.

Free, all welcome

Covid-safe information

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