Events 2016

Details of monastery activities, festivals and chantings.
Date Time Event
17-Jan-16 10:00am-12:00pm Shakyamuni Buddha's Day of Enlightenment
23-Jan-16 3:00pm-4:30pm Completion of weekly chanting session of the year
02-Feb-16 10:00am-4:00pm Completion of monthly chanting session of the year
27-Feb-16 3:00pm-4:30pm 1st weekly chanting session of the year  
28-Feb-16 9:00am-12:00pm Offering of Heavenly Devas
02-Mar-16 10:00am-4:00pm 1st monthly chanting session of the year
- Recitation of Thousand Buddhas Repentence Puja
05-Mar-16 9:30am-5:00pm New Year Blessing
- Recitation of Medicine Buddha Repentance Puja
27-Mar-16 10:00am-12:00pm Avalokiteshvara (Guan Yin) Bodhisattva's Birthday-
Recitation of Great Compassion Repentance Puja
09-Apr-16 9:30am-5:00pm Qing Ming Festival- Recitation of Ksitigarbha Puja
14-May-16 9:30am-12:00pm
2:30pm-5:00Pm
Shakyamuni Buddha's Birthday
15-May-16 9:00am-5:00pm Saddharma Puṇḍarīka Sūtra
16-May-16 9:00am-5:00pm Saddharma Puṇḍarīka Sūtra
17-May-16 9:00am-5:00pm Saddharma Puṇḍarīka Sūtra
21-May-16 10:00am-12:00pm Vesak Day Celebrations
- Buddha's Bathing Ceremony
- Offering to Buddha
29-30 Jun 16 8:00am-5:00pm Recitation of Ten Thousand Buddhas Repentance Puja
1-9 Jul 16 8:00am-5:00pm Recitation of Ten Thousand Buddhas Repentance Puja
22-Jul-16 10:00am-12:00pm Avalokiteshvara (Guan Yin) Bodhisattva's Day of Enlightenment
- Recitation of Great Compassion Repentance Puja
6-7 Aug 16 9:30am-5:00pm Recitation of Ksitigarbha Puja
13-14 Aug 16 9:30am-5:00pm Recitation of Ksitigarbha Puja
16-Aug-16 8:30am-9:30pm Recitation of Sanmada Repentance Puja, Deliverance Service
17-Aug-16 9:30am-12:00pm Ullambana Day
- Ullambana Puja, Ullambana Offering
29-Aug-16 9:30am-5:00pm Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva's Birthday
- Recitation of Ksitigarbha Repentance Puja
19-Oct-16 10:00am-12:00pm Avalokiteshvara (Guan Yin) Bodhisattva's Day of Renounciation
- Recitation of Great Compassion Repentance Puja
29-Oct-16 10:00am-5:00pm Medicine Buddha's Birthday
- Recitation of Medicine Buddha Repentance Puja
15-Dec-16 10:00am-12:00pm Amitabha Buddha's Birthday