Ata-Sil (Eight Precepts Observance) Vap Poya Day Saturday, October 13, 2018

Saturday, October 13, 2018

The Ata-Sil (Eight Precepts Observance) for Vap Poya Day will be held on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the temple from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Ven. Kumbalgoda Siriniwasa, Ven. Medawala Saranapala & Ven. Maththumagala Chandananda 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 October 12, 2018.

It is our sincere hope that this will assist devotees to program other activities without interfering with Ata-Sil program on each month.

8:00AM – 8:30AM Observance of Eight Precepts and Buddha Vandanā
8:30AM-9:00AM Meditation
9:00AM-9:20AM Gilanpasa (Tea-Break)
9:20AM-9:45AM Meditation
9:45AM-10:45AM Dhamma Sermon & Discussion
10:45AM-11:30AM Buddhapūjā and Chanting
11:30AM-12:30PM Dāna (Lunch)
12:30PM-1:00PM Chanting
1:00PM-3:00PM Dhamma Sermon
3:00PM-3:15PM Gilanpasa (Tea-Break)
3:15PM-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 remaining 2018 Ata-sil program dates for your easy reference and planning purposes.

November 10- 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.       
December 08 - 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.