Through the hard work and great kindness of many people, the concrete slab floor has been poured and interior walls have been erected.
December has brought its share of snow, but Buddha Hall construction goes steadily on.
You can join Ven. Chodron in Bodhgaya for 40 days of light offerings for peace and merit, and support the Buddha Hall at the same time.
Gradually the outer walls are rising, but most of the action has been on the (frozen) ground. Many systems have components below the concrete slab foundation, which now can be poured!
For Joline, merit comes from bringing happiness to others. That’s what the Buddha Hall is all about.
There’s something about the Abbey’s Buddha Hall project that inspires Brittany to give.