Date: 1 Jan (Mon) to 21 Dec (Fri) 2018 (Every Full Moon Day – refer to schedule below)
Time: Refer to schedule below
Venue: The Buddhist Library
ALL ARE WELCOME!
Monthly Full-Moon Puja in English: Every Full Moon Day*
|2018 Full-Moon Puja|
|1 Jan (Mon)||Dhajagga Paritta (Banner Protection)|
|31 Jan (Wed)||Khanda Paritta (Protection of the Aggregates)|
|2 Mar (Fri)||Mettānisamsa Sutta (Discourse on Advantages of Loving Kindness) &
Mittānisamsa Sutta (Discourse on Advantages of Friendship)
|31 Mar (Sat)||Mahā Kasspa Thera Bojjhan̥ga
(Discourse on Factors of Enlightenment to Ven. Mahā Kassapa Thera)
Maha Moggallana Thera Bojjhan̥ga
(Discourse on Factors of Enlightenment to Ven. Maha Moggallana)
|30 Apr (Mon)||Girimananda Sutta (Discourse to Ven. Girimananda)|
|28 Jun (Thur)||Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta (Setting in Motion The Wheel of Truth)|
|27 Jul (Fri)||Maha Samaya Sutta (The Mighty Assembly)|
|25 Aug (Sat)||Ālavaka Sutta (Discourse to Ālavaka)|
|24 Sep (Mon)||Kasībhāradvāja Sutta (Discourse to Kasībhāradvāja)|
|23 Oct (Tue)||Maha Sacca Vibhanga (The Analysis of the Truth)|
|22 Nov (Thur)||Jinapanjara (The Buddha’s Mission) &
Atthavisati Paritta (Protective chant of Twenty-Eight Buddhas)
|21 Dec (Fri)||TBC|
* As Vesak Day falls on 29 May, there will be no Full Moon Puja on that day.
Full-moon dana for the resident monks can also be offered during Full-moon days at 11.30am. *Those who are interested to sponsor the Puja or Dana can contact our staff.
Different Suttas from the list below will be used for chanting during Full-moon days. Samples of Mangala Sutta, Metta Sutta, and Maha Moggallana Thera Bojjhanga Sutta from Bhante Dhammaratana can be heard by clicking the selected Suttas below.
|11.30am – 12.30pm||Dana for Venerables 供养法师|
|7.30pm – 8.00pm||Chanting of Sutta 诵念巴利文经|
|8.00pm – 8.30pm||Chanting of Special Suttas 诵念特别巴利文经|
|8.30pm – 9.00pm||Meditation & Short Dhamma Talks 禅修和法师开示|
|9.00pm – 9.15pm||Refreshments 茶点招待|