The Vesak celebration and pirith chanting program

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Saturday, May 13, 2017

The Vesak celebration and pirith chanting program will be held on Saturday, May 13th & Sunday, May 14th at the temple premises located at 18941 80th Avenue in Surrey. The Saturday main program will commence at 5:00 p.m. and Sunday, program will commence at 10:30 a.m.

Agenda for Saturday 13th Main Event

1:00 to 4:30 p.m. Hall Preparation
5:00 p.m. Possession begins;
5:05 p.m. to 5:20 p.m. Pahan Puja (only for donors);
5:20 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Buddha Puja & Gilanpasa;
5:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Bhaktee Gee (Adults & Kids)
6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. dansala for devotees
6:45 p.m. to 6:55 p.m. Lightning of Traditional Oil Lamp;
6:55 to 7:25 p.m. Dhamma Sermon;
7:25 to 7:30 p.m. Invitation for Pirith Chanting;
7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Pirith Chanting;
10:30 to 11:00 p.m. Distribution of blessed water and Threads;
11:00 to 11:15 p.m. Cleaning the Hall


Agenda for Sunday 14th Vesak Dana

10:30 to 11:30 a.m. Vesak Puja;
11:30 a.m. to 12:00 noon Dana offering to Resident Monks;
11:30 p.m. to 1:00 p.m. Vesak Dansela for devotees;
1:00 p.m. Clean up ;