Monday, 12 October 2015


1. Group Meditation Sessions: 
4, 11, 18 & 25 Oct 2015 (Sun), 9.30 am – 6.30 pm
Group meditation will be conducted on every Sunday of the month from 9.30 am to 6.30 pm.  Lunch will be provided for all yogis. Attendance is by registration only. Yogis have to register by Friday every week.  To register, sms or call Saw Lai Sein 98520817 or Kyaw Han 96199540.
Sponsors for lunch dana and maintenance expenses, as well as Dhamma volunteers, are most welcome.   Sadhu! Sadhu! Sadhu!

2. Uposatha Observance of 9 Precepts cum Retreat:
31 Jul - 28 Oct 2015 at 10 am
Uposatha observance days will be conducted at the centre during vassa period.  We are pleased to invite lay devotees who wish to take 3 Refuges and observe 9 Precepts on new moon, 1st quarter, full moon & last quarter.  The sessions will be conducted in Burmese.
10:00 am: Taking 3 Refuges & 9 precepts
                    Meditation (optional)
11:00 am :  Lunch (provided) 
                    Meditation (optional)

   Uposatha Observance Days:
   New Moon
First Quarter
Full Moon
Last Quarter
31 Jul (Fri)
8 Aug (Sat)
15 Aug (Sat)
23 Aug (Sun)
30 Aug (Sun)
7 Sept (Mon)
13 Sept (Sun)
21 Sept (Mon)
28 Sept (Mon)
6 Oct (Tues)
13 Oct (Tues)
21 Oct (Weds)
28 Oct (Weds)

3. Pindapata (alms food offering): 27 Sept 2015, Sunday, 9 am – 9.30 am
at Chong Pang Market, Yishun Ring Road

4. SMC 11th Kathina Robe Offering Ceremony on 22 Nov, Sunday, 9 am
Venue: HDB shelter Block 350, Canberra Road (opp Sembawang MRT) 

We are happy to invite you to our 11th Kathina Robe Offering Ceremony on 22 November 2015, Sunday at 9 am.  Our meditation teacher and advisor, Sayadaw U Rajinda is currently residing at SMC for the three-month vassa period.  

The ceremony will be held at the HDB shelter, Block 350, Canberra Road (opposite Sembawang MRT station – exit Entrance C).  Devotees who wish to offer Kathina robes and requisites to the Sangha are welcome to participate in this meritorious offering ceremony.  Robes will be available for offering at the shelter.

5. Programme on 22 Nov 2015 (Sun)  
8:45 am
-All sponsors to be seated
9:00 am  
-The Venerable Sangha take their seats
-Taking of 5 precepts by the devotees
-Offering of Kathina robes and requisites by the main sponsor followed by devotees
-Dhamma Talk
-Sharing of Merits
11:00 am
-End of Ceremony
-Sanghika lunch dana at the centre
-Lunch for all devotees at HDB shelter, Block 350

For those who are driving, we would appreciate if you could park your car at the multi-storey car park, Block 351, Canberra Road.

Thank you for your co-operation.

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