Vesak day celebrations will be held on Sunday, 27th May at Dhammaloka Buddhist Centre. All are welcome.

Vesak 2016 evening offerings

PROGRAMME FOR VESAK DAY – Sunday, 27 May 2018

Please help us reduce the Parking problem by sharing transport

9.30am – 10.00am        Start the day with the taking of 5 or 8 Precepts (Dhamma Hall) &

Short Dhamma Talk and Guided Meditation

10.00am – 10.30am    Taking 5 Precepts, Chanting, Blessing by Sangha In the Community Hall

10.30am – 11.00am     Offering of Dana (Gather in front of the Dhamma Hall)

11.00am – 1.00 pm     Sharing of the mid day meal and Rest time

1.00pm – 2.30pm         Unguided meditation/ Volunteering for evening preparation

2.30pm – 3.00pm         Presentation by Fo Guang Shan Temple (Dhamma Hall)

3.00pm – 4.30pm        Dhamma Discussion with Ajahn Brahm and Ven. Hasapanna

4.30pm – 5.00pm        New Buddhists taking Five Precepts & Welcoming New Buddhists followed by a reception

                                    (Reception is only for New Buddhists)

5.00pm – 6.00pm        Tea and Free time for intermingling with fellow Buddhists

6.00pm – 6.30pm        Offering of Flowers and requisites & Chanting

6.30pm – 7.30pm        Circumambulation ( Subject to weather. If raining, it will be in the Dhamma Hall)

7.30pm – 8.00pm        Clean up and Closure

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