Schedule of the First Sunday Ceremonies on February 3rd, 2013

At Kaewsarapadnuk Room in the International Dhammakaya
Meditation Hall and Pathum Cetiya
 Schedule of the First Sunday Ceremonies on February 3rd, 2013

 

Morning

6:40 a.m. The Morning Alms Round Ceremony
8:30 a.m. End of the Morning Alms Round Ceremony
8:40 – 9:00 a.m. Buddhist Congregations pray the Morning Chanting together
9:30 a.m. The Most Ven. Phrathepyanmahamuni, the Monastic President, arrives at the center of the ceremonies and leads the congregations
–    To worship the Triple Gems
–    To meditate
–    To offer the rice and alms to worship the Lord Buddha
11:00 a.m. The ceremony of offering lunch to the monks as Sangha Dana
11:15 a.m. End of the Morning Ceremonies

Afternoon

12:10 – 1:25 p.m. The special program “Praise the Kindness of the Triple Gems”
1:30 p.m. The Monastic President Arrives at the center of ceremonies and leads the congregations to meditate
2:20 p.m. The Most Ven. Phrathepyanmahamuni, the Monastic President,
–    Gives a small Buddha Image as a gift to each guest in the special program “Praise the Kindness of the Triple Gems”
–    Receives the donations
–    Gives a sermon
3:00 p.m. The Most Ven. Phrathepyanmahamuni, the Monastic President, leads the congregations to worship the Triple Gems
3:15 p.m. The Most Ven. Phrathepyanmahamuni, the Monastic President, leads the congregations to make wishes, spread loving-kindness, and worship the Triple Gems
3:45 p.m. End of the afternoon ceremonies

Evening

5:30 p.m. The Most Ven. Phrathepyanmahamuni, the Monastic President, arrives at the center of the ceremonies and leads the congregations to meditate
6:00 p.m. The cremation ceremony
6:15 p.m. The Most Ven. Phrathepyanmahamuni, the Monastic President, leads the congregations to make the wish of Dhammasaṁveja, spread loving-kindness, and worship the Triple Gems
6:30 p.m. End of the cremation ceremonies
6:00 p.m. The congregations worship Maha Dhammakaya Cetiya and the Great Masters together
7:00 p.m. End of the ceremonies
If you want to have a rest, please place your mind at the center of your body
Please come to meditate together at Dhammakaya Temple in Pathum Thani province
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Translated by Chadawee Chaipooripat