Use the concepts of perseverance, great compassion, and broad-mindedness to overcome the pandemic, and strengthen our spiritual practice and calm our own minds and hearts and to cultivate qualities like love, compassion, wisdom and skill so that we are balanced and prepared to bring benefit to others, so that the spread of the pandemic can be controlled as soon as possible, and the world disaster will eliminate.
We will delicate tonight’s merits to the pandemic deceased. May their hatred and attachments will let go, be free from suffering, and reborn to pure land paradise. In addition May the living be relieved from disasters ,
sickness and suffering, be physically and mentally happy, and be auspicious at all time.
In the evening, through chanting mantras,sing the song of Triple Gems and followed by the Sangha blessing all new devotees with holy water. The presidium representatives distributed the “Fu Hui” moon cakes to each attendee. In order to compliance with pandemic prevention measures and safety, only seven guests were seated at each table for the dinner. Since there is no mask during the meal, the entire Mid-Autumn Festival banquet completed in 20 minutes. The devotees have not been participated in the activity in the past two years, everyone has come up to sing karaoke Buddhist songs. The whole Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration ended before 8 o’clock, and everyone was full of joy.