DEWnada presents Who is Amitabha? on April 5
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Penn State Altoona will present "Who is Amitabha?" by DEWnada on Thursday, April 5, 2012 at 6:30 p.m. in the social room of the Edith Davis Eve Chapel.
The following describes the subject of the presentation: "As related in the Sukhavati-vyuha-sutras, a monk named Dharmakara made a number of vows, the 18th of which promised that, on his attaining buddhahood, all who had faith in him and who called upon his name would be reborn in his paradise and would reside there in bliss until they had attained enlightenment. Having accomplished his vows, Dharmakara reigned as the buddha Amitabha in the Western Paradise, called Sukhavati, the Pure Land."
The event is free and open to the public.