Dhamma Day, a Buddhist celebration, marks the day when Lord Buddha gave his first sermon to the five ascetics in Deer Park. Celebrated by Buddhists worldwide, it’s considered a time to reflect on the qualities of the Buddha and express gratitude for his teachings which offer humanity a way to find release from its bonds.
10.00am – 10.30am
Offerings to the 28 Buddhas and Chanting in Pali
10.30am – 11.15am
Chanting of Dhammacakka Sutta (First Sermon of the Buddha)
11.15am – 11.45am
Dhamma Talk 45 years of Buddha’s Mission by Bhante Dhammaratana