Mrs. Chintha Samaranayake Meditation Retreat July 09 & 10 & Ata-Sil (Eight Precepts Observance) Esala Poya Day Saturday, July 09, 2016‏‎

Saturday, July 9, 2016

2-day Meditation Retreat by Mrs. Chintha Samaranayake on July 09 & 10th and Eight Precepts Observance (Poson Poya Day) - (Ata-sil) Saturday, July 09 at the temple located at 18941 80th Avenue in Surrey. The Spiritual & Meditation sub-committee decided to combine Esala Poya Day Ata-sil (Eight Precepts Observance) program scheduled on this Saturday, July 09th with the Mrs. Chinta Samaranayake meditation retreat to take advantage of both programs.

If you are planning to attend to the Ata-Sil program or the Meditation retreat, we kindly request you to register for the retreat in advance by following the below link or sending an e-mail only to sil@bvs.org on or before July 08, 2016.

Registration link: http://goo.gl/forms/UI64qjr3TExbrYAD3
Refreshments: Tea/Coffee/Water will be provided by the members of the BVS.
Lunch:  Lunch will be provided by the members of the BVS.

 

 
July 09 - Saturday
 
July 10 - Sunday
8:00 – 8:30 Atasil
Atasil and Buddha Vandanā
8:30 – 9:30 - Instructions & Sitting Meditation
9:30-9:50: Gilanpasa (Tea-Break)
9:50 – 10:20 – Walking Meditation
10:20 – 11:00 – Dhamma Talk by Ven. Saranapala
11:00 - 11:30 - Buddhapūjā and Chanting
11:30 – 12:30 – Lunch & Rest
12:30 – 13:00 – Walking meditation
13:00 – 14:00 – Sitting Meditation
14:00 – 15:00 – Dhamma Discussion by Ven. Saranapala
15:00-15:30: Gilanpasa (Tea-Break)
15:30 – 16:00 – Walking Meditation
16:00 - 16:05 : end of Atasil program
16:05 – 17:00 - Sitting Meditation
17:00 – 17:30 – Walking Meditation
17:30 – 18:00 – Sitting Meditation & brief discussion
18:00 – 19:30 – Dhamma Sermon & Discussion by Ven. Thiththagalle Anandasiri
 
8:00 – 8:30 Atasil
8:30 – 9:30 - Instructions & Sitting Meditation
9:30 – 10:00 – Walking Meditation
10:00 – 10:15 – Break
10:15 – 11:00 – Sitting Meditation
11:00 - 11:30 - Walking Meditation
11:30 – 13:00 – Lunch & Rest
13:00 – 14:00 – Sitting Meditation
14:00 – 15:00 – Walking meditation
15:00 – 16:00 – Sitting Meditation
16:00 – 16:30  Break
16:30 – 17:00 - Walking Meditation
17:00 – 18:00 – Discussion & Pansil
 18:00 – 19:30 – Dhamma Sermon & Discussion by Ven. Thiththagalle Anandasiri
 

If you would like to know more about both programs or provide assistance to make this event a success, please be kind enough to contact Palitha Perera, committee member of Spiritual and Meditation Sub-committee by sending an e-mail to paliperera@yahoo.com or by calling 778-575-5717.