Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva’s Renunciation Day——Dharma Assembly of the Figure of Avalokitesvara Inaugurated and Consecrated Being Held in Sweet Dew Platform of Shaolin Temple

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At 9 a.m. November 7, 2017, or September 19 of the lunar calendar, Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva’s renunciation day, Dharma Assembly of the figure of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva inaugurated and consecrated was held in Sweet Dew Platform of Shaolin Temple. All beings prayed to Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva to receive the support and power, rely on merits of the Three Gems, and hope world peace and prosperity. Abbot Yongxin of Shaolin Temple, Master Yongqian and Master Yongfu burned incense and presided over darma assembly while hundreds of monks of Shaolin Temple and the pious disciples from the ten directions from ten directions attended the dharma assembly with delight.


The newly inaugurated figure of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva



Abbot Yongxin of Shaolin Temple, Master Yongqian and Master Yongfu presiding over darma assembly of consecrating




The scene of dharma assembly


At 9 a.m. on the Sweet Dew Platform of Shaolin Temple, Abbot Yongxin led disciples to schedule in line and chanted the holy epithet of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva. Then the Master that presided over darma assembly made yoji nectar sprinkle to clean up bodhimanda. The holy ceremony of consecration was held in the Sweet Dew Platform of Shaolin Temple.


Whisking off dust with towel


Looking at the sky in the mirror


Making the finishing point with his brush


Taking photos with delight after the dharma assembly


The figure of Avalokitesvara Bodhisattva is located in the west, 300meters from Shaolin Temple, in the Sweet Dew Platform. The figure is 7.8meters high and weighs 100 tons. The body of the figure use white marble to sculpture. The holy statue pinches with the right hand, holds treasured vase and stands on the lotus throne. (Editor: Yue Long)







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