Festival of Miracles

Buddha Shakyamuni's 15 Miracles

Buddha Shakyamuni’s 15 Miracles

Today (February 25th) is Chotrul Duchen, the ‘Festival of Miracles’ which is always on the first full moon (the fifteenth day) of the first Tibetan month. It commemorates the fifteen days on which, in order to increase the merit and the devotion of future disciples, Buddha displayed a different miracle each day. It is a very auspicious day, one of only four times in the year where merit is said to be increased 10 million times!

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