Buddhist life release

Held by Karma Trinlay Rinpoche and members of the Bodhi Path Buddhist Center, $1000 worth of lobsters were released into the sea at the Edgartown Memorial Wharf as part of a life-releasing ceremony. — Chris Silva

Bodhi Path MV presents the fifth annual lobster release ceremony at the Memorial Wharf in Edgartown on Sunday, July 28, from 3 to 4 pm. Bodhi Path will purchase lobsters, and Trinlay Rinpoche will lead a short ceremony and blessing, then the lobsters will be released into the water. Life release is a traditional practice in Buddhist culture.