Buddhism, Cultural

Sungkra Tarn at Wat Greensboro on Mother’s Day

Our family went to Wat Greensboro to offer Sakatharn or merit making for our mom on Mother’s Day. This is our 7th year visiting the temple on Mother’s Day. My sisters arranged flowers for the Buddha's Room. The flowers in this vase came from my sister Bee's garden. My dad offering Kun 5, which is… Continue reading Sungkra Tarn at Wat Greensboro on Mother’s Day

Buddhism, Lao Tradition

Sungka Tarn, a Merit Making Ceremony for My Mom

Thai chanting The 3 year anniversary of my mom's death once again united our family on Sunday, 3 of my sisters came up for a Buddhist traditional ceremony of Sungka Tarn for my Mom at our local temple, Wat Greensboro.  As for some, they might find that it’s more convenient to do this at home… Continue reading Sungka Tarn, a Merit Making Ceremony for My Mom