MONDAY – OPEN DAY

10.00am – 2.00 pm Library Open – For sale of Items and membership ONLY.
11:00am – 3:00pm Open Day.  A volunteer is available to assist with inquiries & memberships and show visitors around.
2:00pm – 3:00pm Guided Meditation  Classes are held in the Community Hall

TUESDAY

1.00pm – 5.00pm The Buddhist Care Line – Run by volunteers and members of the BSWA, the Care Line is a trained telephone service dedicated to listening to you. Please call +61 (08) 6270 4671.

WEDNESDAY & THURSDAY

6.30pm – 10.30pm The Buddhist Care Line – Please call +61 (08) 6270 4671.

FRIDAY

7:00pm – 7:20pm Chanting
7:30pm – 8:00pm Guided Meditation  by a senior monk or nun  OR  by a guest speaker during Rains Retreat
8:00pm – 9:00pm Dhamma Talk  by a senior monk or nun  OR  by a guest speaker during Rains Retreat

SATURDAY

10:30am Morning Chanting then Dana offering of food to the monks or nuns then a shared lunch for all in the Community Hall (Except during Rains Retreat)
3:00pm – 4:15pm Ongoing Guided Meditation Class  with a senior monk or nun (Except during Rains Retreat)
3:00pm – 4:15pm 4 Week Beginner’s Meditation Class   that starts on the 1st Saturday of the month. Visit https://bswa.org/practices/introduction-to-meditation/
5:00pm – 6:00pm Kalyana Mitta discussion and meditation group     ‘A community of good friends’ The group meets in the room on the right hand side of the Main Hall. Email perthkalyanamitta@gmail.com  for more information.

SUNDAY

9:00am – 11:00am Children’s Dhamma Classes (ages 3-17) *currently closed, please email admin@bswa.org for details.
10:30am Morning Chanting then Dana  offering of food to the monks or nuns then a shared lunch for all  in the Community Hall (Except during Rains Retreat)
3:00pm – 4:15pm Sutta Class or Buddhist Study Group in the Main Hall every 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month   (Not held during Rains Retreat)

FULL MOON (POYA) DAY

A day for those who would like to undertake the 8 precepts. Please check the notice board for program and dates.

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More information about Weekend Sangha Food Offering (Dana)

10:00 – 10:30am: Guests arrive and drop off food. Please prepare and cook food before arrival.

10:30 – 11:00am: First chanting and offering of the Five Precepts and Three Refuges. Then alms-round (Pindapata): rice offering to the monks or nuns. Next offering of requisites to the monks or nuns. Lastly Sangha Blessing: after the offerings, a traditional pāli blessing is chanted by the monks or nuns to share the merits of the gifts given.

11:00am – Noon: Shared lunch for all. After the meal, the monks or nuns are available to speak informally with the visitors.

Location and dates: every weekend Saturday and Sunday, except during Rains Retreat in the Community Hall at Dhammaloka