Golden Buddhas go on display

Kathok Centre opens temple for public evening displays Dec. 18, 21-23

The Kathok Meditation Centre of Coombs invites the public to enjoy holiday spirit at the Buddhist Temple this season, with its Golden Buddhas lit up, the gift shop open and refreshments served.

The special evening opening, which began last Friday, continues with openings this Friday, Dec. 18, and from Dec. 21-23, from 5-7 p.m. each evening.

Families of all ages are welcome; admission is by donation.

The Kathok Centre is located at 2800 Grafton Ave. For more information, call 250-586-5882 or visit www.peaceiswithin.ca.

— Submitted by Kathok Meditation Centre

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