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Schedule of Magha Puja 2556 B.E. (2013)

Monday February 25th, 2013
At Dhammakaya Temple

Schedule of Magha Puja Day

Morning
6:40 a.m. The Morning Alms Round at Dhammakaya Meditation Square around Dhammakaya Cetiya
8:40 – 9:00 a.m. Buddhist congregations pray the Morning Chanting together
9:30 a.m. The Monastic President arrives at the ceremonial center and leads the congregation
–    To worship the Triple Gems
–    To meditate
11:00 a.m. The ceremony of offering lanterns
The ceremony of offering lunch for monks as Sangha Dana
Afternoon
12:10 – 1:25 p.m. The special program “Praise the Kindness of the Triple Gems”
1:30 p.m. The ceremonial center in front of the main monastic sitting area
–    The ceremony of giving World PEC Shield Award
The ceremonial center at Kaewsarapadnuk Room
–    The ceremony of offering Shield Award to the Most Ven. Phrathepyanmahamuni
–    Meditation
–    The ceremony of receiving donation
Evening
6:00 p.m. The circumambulation ceremony around Dhammakaya Meditation Square
6:20 p.m. The ceremony of lighting Magha lanterns
8:00 p.m. End
The ceremonies of worshipping Dhammakaya Cetiya and the Great Masters
6:00 p.m. The congregations worship Maha Dhammakaya Cetiya and the Great Masters together

Translated by Chadawee Chaipooripat