Ata-Sil (Eight Precepts Observance) Madin Poya Day Saturday, March 10, 2018

Saturday, March 10, 2018

The Ata-Sil (Eight Precepts Observance) for Madin Poya Day will be held on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the temple from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Ven. Kumbalgoda Siriniwasa & Ven. Mathara Wimalabuddhi will conduct the program.

If you are planning to attend to the Ata-Sil program, we kindly request you to register for the retreat in advance by sending an e-mail only to sil@bvs.org on or before March 09, 2018.

8:00AM – 8:30AM    : Observance of Eight Precepts and Buddha Vandanā
8.30AM-9.00AM       : Sitting Meditation
9.00AM-9.20AM       : Gilanpasa (Tea-Break)
9.20AM-9.45AM       : Walking Meditation
9.45AM-10.45AM     : Dhamma Talk
10.45AM-11.30AM   : Buddhapūjā and Chanting
11.30AM-12.30PM   : Dāna (Lunch)
12.30PM-1.30PM     : Buddhist Documentary
1.30PM-1.50PM       : Sitting Meditation
1.50PM-2.15PM       : Walking Meditation
2.15PM-2.30PM       : Gilanpasa (Tea-Break)
2.30PM-3.55PM       : Dhamma Discussion
3.55PM-4.00PM       : Termination of Program (Transference of Good karmas)

For your convenience and the request from some of the devotees, we hereby provide the list of proposed 2018 Ata-sil program dates for your easy reference and planning purposes.

April 14               - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
May 12                - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
June 16              - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
July 14                - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
August 11           - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
September 08   - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
October 13         - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
November 10     - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.       
December 08    - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.