Prayers to mark Guanyin Enlightenment Day

Source: CFP-Globaltimes.cn Published: 2017/7/13 16:48:19

Highlights: The Enlightenment Day of Bodhisattva Guanyin is on the 19th day of the sixth lunar month. This year, it falls on July 12. At Nanshan Temple of Sanya in China’s Hainan Province, monks prayed and freed captive animals to mark the special occasion. They also prayed for world peace and harmony as well as people’s happiness. People from around the world have made pilgrimages here for the one-day event. Photos: CFP

  • Monks in Nanshan Temple pray to celebrate the Enlightenment Day of Bodhisattva Guanyin in Sanya, China’s Hainan Province on July 12, 2017. Buddhist followers have made their way here on pilgrimages to see the 108-meter-tall statue of Bodhisattva Guanyin. Photo: CFP

  • Monks in Nanshan Temple pray to celebrate the Enlightenment Day of Bodhisattva Guanyin in Sanya, China’s Hainan Province on July 12, 2017. Photo: CFP

  • Monks in Nanshan Temple pray to celebrate the Enlightenment Day of Bodhisattva Guanyin in Sanya, China’s Hainan Province on July 12, 2017. Photo: CFP

  • Monks in Nanshan Temple pray to celebrate the Enlightenment Day of Bodhisattva Guanyin in Sanya, China’s Hainan Province on July 12, 2017. Photo: CFP

  • Monks in Nanshan Temple pray to celebrate the Enlightenment Day of Bodhisattva Guanyin in Sanya, China’s Hainan Province on July 12, 2017. Photo: CFP






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