Tuesday, 1 November 2016

NOVEMBER ACTIVITIES:


We wish to sincerely thank all sponsors, devotees and helpers who have contributed in cash or kind or service towards the success of our 12th Kathina celebration.  Thank you for your support.   May the Buddha Sasana be long-lasting!    Sadhu! Sadhu! Sadhu!

Do join us in our November 2016 activities to learn the Dhamma.  

1.  Group Meditation Sessions: 6, 13, 20 & 27 Nov 2016 (Sun), 9.30 am – 6.30pm

2. SMC Youth Meditation Retreat:  22 Nov to 26 Nov 2016, 9.30 am - 6.00 pm
Satipatthana Meditation Centre (SMC) is inviting young adults to join Special Youth Meditation Retreat Programme. This retreat is specially conducted for young adults to gain the essence of true Buddhist teachings. 
Mentorship program will be added to help youth yogis.

Date: Nov 22 (Tuesday) to Nov 26 (Saturday) - 5 days Retreat
Time: 9:30am - 6:00pm at SMC  (day retreat)

Age limit: 12 - 20 (younger ones will be considered if they are keen)
Teachers: Sayadaw U Rajinda, Sayadaw Sajjanalankara, Venerable Mettananda
Precept observed: 8 Right Livelihood precepts combined with Loving Kindness.
Language: English (Burmese upon request)
Lunch and afternoon refreshment will be provided.
Priority will be given to those yogis who are able to practice all 5 days.
To register: Email smc.retreat@gmail.com before 13 Nov
(or)
Please fill up the form the link below:
For more information:  Albert Ang (8182 4782), Myint Myint Aung (8288 9117)

Donations for lunch dana are welcome!
Lunch for Sangha and yogis - $300. Evening refreshment - $100
For donation: pls kindly contact to Win Thiri Htike (81824782)

 3. Pindapata (alms food offering): 27 Nov 2016 (sun) 9 - 9.30 am at
     Chong Pang Market, Yishun Ring Road

4.   Birthday Celebration:   27 Nov 2016 (sun), 10 am
We invite all devotees to join us in the birthday celebration of our Religious Advisor, Sayadaw U Rajinda on 27 Nov, Sunday morning at 10 am.  Please join us for a lunch treat of Burmese Laksa-Mohinga and other delicious food.

5.   Upcoming Activity in December: Saddhammaransi Retreat, 3-11 Dec 2016
A 9-day Vipassana meditation retreat will be conducted by Saddhammaransi Meditation Centre Sayadaw from Yangon.
Medium of Instruction:  Burmese only
To register: Email smc.retreat@gmail.com  before 19 Nov
Limited seats are available. Priority will be given to Full-Time yogis.
** Dhamma volunteers are needed. **
For retreat-related information: Kindly contact Min Ko Ko Aye : 9238 4008, U Chan Min : 9691 9754
Food Dana for Sangha & yogis are welcome!
For meals & others: Kindly contact  Daw Cho Mar : 9785 6507, Daw Aye Aye Lwin : 9753 5375

6. Christmas Retreat:  24-26 Dec 2016

7. New Year Retreat: 31 Dec 2016 – 2 Jan 2017