Dana Citta Buddhist Society

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                         庆祝2019 卫塞节

卫塞节是纪念佛教创始者释迦牟尼诞生、成道和涅槃的日子。我们在这天会举行庆祝会,除了纪念佛陀之外,更大的意义是要我们遵佛教诲,以唤醒自己内在的佛性,成就自觉觉他,自利利人的圆满人生。

 

喜舍佛学会全体同仁邀请您于以下日期,前来本会一同庆祝这伟大的节日。当天有传灯、浴佛和诵经仪式,法缘殊胜,恭候莅临。

 

日期: 2019年5月12 日 (农历四月初八日)

时间: 晚上8点 到 10点

地点: 喜舍佛学会

      VESAK 2019 CELEBRATIONS

Vesak is the most important day in the Buddhist calendar as it commemorates the birth, enlightenment and passing away of our founder and teacher Sakyamuni Buddha.

Dana Citta Buddhist Society will be celebrating this thrice-sacred occasion as follows:

 

Date:   Sunday 12 May 2019 (农历四月初八日)

Time:   8pm to 10pm

Venue: DCBS

 

Highlights include sutra recitation, bathing of the image of Prince Siddharta, transference of light and aspiration-making.

All are welcome to join our Vesak celebrations.

   三时系念法会 2019

“三时系念”是净土法门殊胜的行持之一,由元朝中峰国师所倡导,主要在

规劝生者及亡者忏除罪业,对佛法信受奉行,时时系念阿弥陀佛名号,与

弥陀愿力相应,才能得以往生极乐净土,永离茫茫业海與生死轮回之苦。

法事不仅用來超度亡者,生者更為受用,可说是冥阳皆利。

喜舍佛学会将恭请僧伽大德启建三时系念孝亲报恩法会,日期如下:

 

日期:   2019 615(农历五月十三日  星期六)

时间:   上午九时至下午六时

地点:    喜舍佛学会

 

以下是法会功德项目,欢迎报名参加:

 

     大牌位

每位功德主有两个超荐牌

位,每个牌位写1个直系历

代祖先及6个往生亲属

功德金为新币300/-

场地所限,仅设20个

牌位

 

    大众牌位

敬设历代祖先、往生者、冤

亲债主、婴灵、十方孤

魂和往生宠物的功德牌位

 

 

 一个名字新币10/-

 

     乐捐赞助

功德金用于法会供佛物品ˎ斋

僧及斋众

 

 

随缘发心,多少不拘

 

 

您若发心参加,请在201961前将报名表格填好交上,若您想参考去年的资料,请尽早通知。恳请您慈悲配合截止日期,让我们把工作做得更好

谢谢您的支持,祝愿如意吉祥。

 CONTEMPLATION OF THREE PERIODS DHARMA FUNCTION 2019

Dana Citta Buddhist Society will be organizing our annual Contemplation of Three Periods Dharma Function as follows:

 

Date:   Saturday 15 June 2019 (农历五月十三日)

Time:   9.00am to 6.00pm

Venue: DCBS

 

The main motivation of this Dharma Function is rooted in compassion and filial piety.  At the end of the event, merits will be dedicated to our ancestors, departed loved ones, karmic creditors as well as wandering beings.

On this day, Sangha members will lead the congregation in the recitation of the Amitabha Sutra and the sacred names of the Buddhas and Bodhisattvas, repentance stanzas, homage and offerings to the Triple Gems, and “小蒙山” which is the offering of food to the wandering beings.

We welcome everyone to attend and participate in this meritorious event.  To help defray the cost of organizing this Dharma Function, we would like to appeal for your support and generosity as follows:

Major Sponsors

Each major sponsor will be allocated two memorial tablets.  Each tablet will bear the clan ancestor surname and a maximum of six names of departed relatives within the clan.

Each major sponsor will contribute $300.00.  Due to space constraint, we can take up to 20 major sponsors only.

Sponsors

Devotees can put up name for memorial service in the following categories:

·       Clan Ancestors

·       Departed loved ones

·       Karmic creditors

·       Aborted babies/stillborn

·       Departed pets

Each name per category is $10.00

Food Offering

The funds will be used to purchase offerings as well as meals for the Sangha members and devotees.

Any amount is welcome and deeply appreciated.

As we are run wholly by volunteers, we seek your understanding and cooperation to submit the completed forms to us by 1 June 2019 to facilitate our preparations.  If you would like to refer to your records from the previous year, do get in touch with any of our committee members.  Thank-you.