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Visakha Puja Day Ceremony 2021

May 23

ON VISAKHA PUJA DAY – SUNDAY, MAY 23,2021

09:00          Homage to the Lord Buddha(SomdetphraBhumintaramahamongkol)
                    All guests are welcome to pay homage to Somdetphranawamintarasasda and Congregation prepares “donation trees” (Papah) for presentation as contributions to the fund for building a new temple.
09:30          Morning chanting and Vipassana meditation
10:00          Homage to the Triple Gem
                    President of ceremonies lights candles and joss sticks in honor of the  Buddha, the Dharma, and the Sangha, and leads the congregation in                               requesting the Five Precepts from the Sangha.
                    Head monk gives and congregation receives the Five Precepts. President asks the Sangha for blessings. The Sangha blesses the congregation.
10:30         Offering of alms (tahk baht) to the monks
11:00         Offering of lunch to monks
                    Congregation also partakes in lunch.
11:20          Students of the Sunday School perform traditional Thai dances.
12:40         Sermon on the Dharma by Phra Bhavanawachiravidesa V.
                  Dhammadesana(Dhamma Talk presented in Thai by a monk).
                  Congregation collects offerings in appreciation of the sermon and   presents the    collection, the Papah, and alms  to the monks.
13:00         Visakha Puja Day Ceremony
                  Offering Ceremony of flowers, candles and incense in connection with   Magha Puja  Pamsukula (dedication of merit to the ancestors)
13:30         Homage and conclusion of ceremonies
                  President thanks the congregation for their participation.
                  Head monk blesses the congregation. The other monks join in   extending the  blessings. The congregation receives the blessings.
                  Congregation assembles for a group photograph.

Wat Nawamintararachutis (NMR Meditation Center)
382 South Street East, Raynham, MA 02767-5130
Phone : 508-823-1800, 508-823-5069, Fax : 508-823-1775
Web site : www.watnawamin.org

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May 23
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Wat Nawamintararachutis
Phone:
5088231800
Email:
info@watnawamin.org
Website:
https://.watnawamin.org

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382 South Street East

Raynham, MA 02767 United States
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Phone:
508-823-1800

Office Hours

8:00 am – 8:30 pm
Monday through Friday

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382 South Street East
Raynham MA. 02767 U.S.A.
Tel: 508.823.1800

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