Activities


REGULAR ACTIVITIES

The temple conducts regular activities, including classes, all are welcome to attend. All classes are conducted free of charge.
 

Day 
 Time  Activity Location
Daily 6.00 am  Morning Chanting & MeditationMain Shrine
Daily 6.00 pm  Evening Chanting & MeditationMain Shrine
Tue, Thurs, Sat
7.00/ 7.30 - 9.00pm  Group Meditation / Self-PracticeMeditation Hall
Sun8.45am to 9.30am Morning chanting follow by Dhamma talkMain Shrine
Sun 9.55 -10:55 am  Adult Dhamma (YMBA) classDhamma Classroom
Sun 11.00 – 12noon Dana of Food for Sangha (community of monks), Blessing Service, group chanting and Dhamma talkDining Hall,
Main Shrine
Sun 1.00 - 3.00pm  Children's Dhamma ClassDhamma Classroom
Sun 1.00 – 3.00pm  Library Hours 

Meditation classes and retreats are sometimes conducted at Palelai temple. Please Check the Palelai’s website or the temple’s notice board for updates.


There are no charges for the above classes and the congregation is also invited to join in a communal lunch every Sunday.


All are welcome to join us.


Devotees are welcome to meditate at the temple’s meditation hall and the main hall during opening hours.

DSC04022

Sunday Dana service


DSC04049Sunday Chanting



2011 ANNUAL ACTIVITIES

The temple organises annual activities as follows:


Date

Day

Festival

*Pindapata

Alms Round化缘

Candle Light Procession

传灯

Highlight Of The Festivals

节日的重点

Jan 1st

 

Friday

New Years Day

*9.00am

九点钟

 

Offering alms round (Dana) to the Maha Sangha on the 1st day of New Year. 新年供养僧团.

Feb 13th

二月十三日

Saturday

期六

Chinese New Year Eve

 

 

11.00pm Chanting by Maha Sangha to welcome the Lunar New Year and blessing to all devotees.晚上十一点僧团诵经迎接新的一年与祝福信众。

Feb 28th

二月二十八日

Sunday

Magha Puja

 

7.30pm

点半傍晚

Maha Sangha Day: commemorating the gathering of 1250 arahants before the Lord Buddha in the bamboo forest (squirrel ground).

Apr 13-14th

Tue-Wed

期二至

期三

Songkran

 

 

 

Water throwing festival: traditional Thai New Year celebrated by showering blessing with water.

泰国传统的新年祝福与水庆祝.

May 28th

五月二十八日

Friday

Visakha

*9.00am

九点钟

7.30pm

点半傍晚

Vesak Day: the Holiest day in the Buddhist Calendar celebrating the Birth, Enlightenment and Pari-Nibbana of Lord Buddha.在佛历最神圣的节日庆祝诞生,成道及佛陀涅盘.

July 26th

七月二十

Monday

期一

Asalha Puja

   

 

7.30pm

点半傍晚

Commemorates Lord Buddha 1st Sermon on the Turning of the Dhamma Wheel in the deer park near Varanasi. 纪念佛陀初转法轮在瓦腊纳西附近的鹿野苑

July 27th

七月二十七

Tuesday

期二

Khao Phansa

结夏安居(雨季 安居)

 

 

This mark the starting of the 3 month &  annual rain retreat for the Sangha.

雨季 安居

Sep 26th

九月二十

Sunday

Rice Pagoda Day

米塔日

*9.00am

九点钟

 

Our annual tradition in sharing and giving to charity to needy homes.

每年的慈善日.

Oct 23rd

十月二十三

Saturday

Ok Phansa

结夏安居

 

 

End of the 3 months rain’s retreat.

雨季 安居.

Oct 24th

十月二十 四日

Sunday

Devo Day

天神节

*9.00am

九点钟

 

Commemorates Lord Buddha is descent from Tavatimsa Heaven after preaching the Abhidhamma to his mother as a mark’s of gratitude.

记念佛陀在忉利天向他转世的母亲说阿毗达摩论.

Date will be comfirmed

另行通知

Kathina

卡帝那日

*9.00am

九点钟

 

Offering Robes Day: celebrate end of rain retreat by offering robes to the Maha-Sangha. 供伽裟.

Nov 14th

十一 月十 四日

Sunday

Bursary

 

 

Financial aid to students in memory of our late Founder – Phrakhru Prakasa Dhammakun.

经济援助(学生助学金)纪念我们已故的创办人龙普达摩昆

Dec 19th

月十九日

Sunday

14th Memorial Day

*9.00am

九点钟

 

The day in memorial of the passing away of our Founder- Phrakhru Prakasa Dhammakun.

念已故本寺创办人龙普达摩昆日子.

Dec 31st   2010

三十 一日

Friday

New Year Eve

 

 

11.00pm Chanting by Maha Sangha to welcome the New Year 2011 and blessing to all devotees. 晚上十一点僧团诵经迎接新的一年二零 一与祝福信众



WatPalelai.org