Bodhi Day http://kuer.org en Utah Buddhist Congregation Celebrates Bodhi Day http://kuer.org/post/utah-buddhist-congregation-celebrates-bodhi-day <p></p><p>When&nbsp; we say, “Happy Holidays,” Utahns typically mean Christmas and Chanuka or the winter solstice for some folks.&nbsp; For Utah’s oldest Buddhist congregation, the winter holiday they’re celebrating this weekend is called Bodhi Day.&nbsp;</p><p>The sound of the <em>daikin</em> begins the Sunday service at the Salt Lake Buddhist Temple. &nbsp;Reverend Jerry Hirano leads the congregation through the chants and hymns that make up the Jodo Shinshu or Pure Land Buddhist service.</p> Thu, 13 Dec 2012 15:42:08 +0000 Dan Bammes 22273 at http://kuer.org Utah Buddhist Congregation Celebrates Bodhi Day