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Poya-Day Children’s Program
September 24 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
This is a day of learning and practising the Buddha’s teachings. The greatest gift parents can give their children is the gift of Dhamma. As we prepare our children for life in an ever-more connected global world, it is important that we connect them with the liberating teachings of Gautama Buddha.
The day is lead by monks trained in the Theravada Buddhist tradition of Mahamevnawa.
8.00 am – Going refuge to Triple Gem and observing eights precepts
8.15 am – Dhamma sermon
9.45 am – Break
10.00 am – Guided meditation
10.30 am – Preparation for Buddha puja and introducing the Dhamma books in the library
10.45 am – Buddha puja
11.00 am – Lunch dana
12.15 pm – Sharing merits, announcements and chanting a sutta
01.00 pm – Dhamma sermon
02.15 pm – 5 mins break
02.20 pm – Guided & Silent Meditation
02.50 pm – Tea Break
03.00 pm – Dhamma discussion
03.50 pm – Conclusion & blessings
04.00 pm – Clean up
Participation is free of charge and lunch and refreshments are provided.