Working for the benefit of others
On the second day of Festival set-up at Manjushri KMC we asked some of the people working what they enjoyed most about being here at this time.
‘I enjoy the Festival set-up because we are working so that others can enjoy the peace of this place and the Festival.’
‘I feel very privileged that I have found Dharma and have centers I can help.’
'I rejoice in the marquee guys who do all the hard work preparing the marquees for us. They create so much merit.'
'Suddenly out of emptiness a Festival appears!’
'I love to help. We are all on the same path and being part of this is very beautiful. Preparing everything for the Festival is a wonderful activity.'
'Team work. Everybody does a little bit everywhere for a great results together.'
'I like the team work, the diversity of people, the human connection, and being able to contribute to a Festival.'
'Good energy. Nice to work for this big event, and with such lovely people.'
'I love to work with such friendly people. Setting up the Festival helps me to practice love and cherishing others. It’s a great opportunity.'
'I enjoy working together with Sangha friends.’
'It’s a contrast from my ordinary life. Really nice to work here for this Festival,. It's a lovely place.'
'I like being with the people - everyone is so happy. It’s good to meet people from different countries.'