Oban Odori at Midwest Buddhist TempleThe Obon is one of the most widely celebrated and colorful of the Buddhist observances, dating back some 15 hundred years. The Obon is essentially a memorial observance, in which homage and respect are paid to the dead. It is a time for rejoicing and expressing gratitude with music and dancing.

TIME: 6:30 p.m.-9:00 p.m.
PLACE: Midwest Buddhist Temple
435 W. Menomonee St.
Chicago, IL 60614





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