Relics on display in Riverside
Eight relics from the historical Buddha, Shakyamuni, also known as Gautama Siddartha, were donated by the Dalai Lama, he said. There also are relics from 44 masters, who are people who have realized all the teachings of Buddhism, Fouts said.
The relics, called ringsel, are believed to embody the masters’ spirit, compassion and wisdom.
The relics will be on display at the Orange Terrace Community Center in Orange Terrace Park, 20010 Orange Terrace Parkway.
An opening ceremony is scheduled from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday. The display, which is free and open to the public, then runs from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday.
Source: pe.com (July 10, 2013)