National Day Meditation Retreat Metta & Vipassana Bhavana

On National Day 9 August 2011 (Tuesday)8am to 6.30pm at the Buddhist Library


8.00am to 8.20am: Observing the Higher Sila (8 Precepts)

8.20am to 8.40am: Puja

8.40am to 9.30am: Dhamma Talk & Metta & Bhavana (metta meditation)

9.30am to 9.45am: Tea break

9.45am to 10.45am: Mindfulness meditation

10.45am to 11.15am: Individual meditation (walking or sitting)

11.15am to 11.40am: Puja

11.40am to 12.30pm: Vegetarian lunch

12.30pm to 1.30pm: Rest & individual meditation (walking and sitting)

1.30pm to 2.30pm: Mindfulness meditation

2.30pm to 3.30pm: Dhamma Talk by Ven. Fa Guang – Observing Precepts

3.00 pm to 4.30 pm: Dhamma Talk & Discussion with Ven B Dhammaratana, Ven Chuan Guan, and Professor W. Chandima

4.30pm to 5.00pm: Walking meditation

5.00pm to 5.15pm: Tea break

5.15 pm to 6.00pm: Mindfulness meditation

6.00 pm to 6.30 pm: Puja and chanting

Please register early to avoid disappointment (Tel: 6746 8435; Fax: 6741 7689)

Time For A Retreat

Time for a retreat
Why travel thousands of miles when you can do it right here in Singapore?  No mobile, no internet, no chatter, no worries.  Sign up today!
*** All are welcome ***

*** Details below ***
One day stay-in retreat (noble silence)
@ The Buddhist Library

23 Sep – Check in & Briefing 9pm
24 Sep – Meditation Retreat 5am – 9pm
25 Sep – Debief & Check out 8am

You can attend, volunteer or sponsor the retreat.

Final briefing will be updated and sent out to attendees by 17th September 2011.
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22 April 2011 Eight Precepts Meditation Retreat 八关斋禅一

Eight Precepts Meditation Retreat 八关斋禅一

Organised by Samadhi Buddhist Society 由 禅 定 佛 学 会 主 办

22nd April 2011 @ Tai Pei Buddhist Centre 四 月 二 十 二 日二 零 一 一 年 于 大 悲 佛 教 中 心


Program 节 目 表

6.45 am
Arrival, Registration and Breakfast for preceptors @ Tai Pei Buddhist Centre
受 八 关 斋 戒 信 众 集 中 在 大 悲 佛 教 中 心

7.00 am
Briefing to preceptors
参 加 八 关 斋 戒 说 明 会

7.15 am
Observance of Eight Precepts, Vandana and Meditation on Nine Virtues of the Buddha
诵 念 “礼 敬 佛 陀” 和 受 八 关 斋 戒

7.45 am
Meditation by Ven. Chuan Guan
静 坐

9.15 am
Tea Break
茶 点

9.45 am
Dhamma Talk by Prof Sumanapala Galmangoda
佛 理 讲 座

11.00 am
Buddha Puja and Dana (Lunch)
供 佛 与 午 餐

12.30 pm
Group Photographs and Self-Cultivation
全 体 照 与 自 修

1.00 pm
Meditation – Chanting of the Nine Virtues of the Buddha (108 Times Prayer)
静 坐 – 诵 读 108 遍 九 大 佛 功 德 经

2.00 pm
Dhamma Talk by Ven. Punnaji
敬 请 明 圆 师 父 开 示

3.00 pm
Tea Break
茶 点

3.30 pm
Dhamma Discussion – Ven. Seeha, Ven. Punnaji, Ven. Chuan Guan and Prof Sumanapala Galmangoda
佛 理 讨 论

5.30 pm
Chanting of Dhammacakkappavattana Sutta – First Sermon of The Buddha
诵【传法轮经】- 佛陀首部经

6.30 pm
End of Retreat, Observance of Five Precepts and Distribution of holy thread
八 关 斋 戒 功 德 圆 满

One Day Meditation Retreat – Metta & Vipassana Bhavana

Held on Singapore National Day, 9 August 2010 (Monday), 8 am to 6.30 pm at the Buddhist Library.

Session will be conducted by Bhante B Dhammaratana.

@The Buddhist Library – 2, Lorong 24A Geylang

  • Observe the Eight Precepts
  • Metta & Vipassana Meditation
  • Walking Meditation
  • Dhamma talk & discussion with Bhante, Ven Chuan Guan and Professor W Chandima

FREE! But registration required. Please call Buddhist Library counter staff at 6746 8435 to register. Library opening hours:

Tues to Sat: 12:00 noon – 9:00pm
Sun: 10:00am – 9:00pm
Closed on Mondays.
Open on Public Holidays