Dana Citta Buddhist Society will be organising the following events to celebrate the great virtues of filial love, gratitude and compassion as expounded in the Ullambana Sutra:
1) Offerings to the Sangha Community
We will be visiting several monasteries and nunneries to make offerings of basic necessities to the monks and nuns residing there:
Date: Saturday 18 Aug 2018 (农历七月初八)
Time: 9.00am to 3.00pm
Meeting Place : DCBS
Due to limited seating capacity (38 pax) in the bus, please register with Bro Lorenzo (HP 8188-7367) on a first-come first-serve basis. To help defray the cost of the transportation and lunch for the participants as well as for the purchase of offerings for the Sangha members, we will be collecting a token of $50.00 per participant.
2) Recitation of Ullambana Sutra
Venerable Kuanjing will lead the service for the recitation of the Ullambana Sutra as follows:
Date; Saturday 25 Aug 2018 (农历七月十五日)
Time : 8.00pm to 9.30pm
Venue : DCBS
3) Birthday of Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva – Memorial Service
In conjunction with the birthday of Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva, DCBS will be holding a Dharma event focussing on the recitation of the Sutra on the Fundamental Vows of Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva as follows:
Date : Saturday 8 Sep 2018 (农历七月二十九日)
Time : 9.00am to 6.00pm
Venue : DCBS
Food offerings will be made and merits dedicated to all our clan ancestors, departed loved ones, karmic creditors as well as wandering beings.
We look forward to your support and participation. If you would like to contribute towards the offerings for the above events, please get in touch with any committee members. Any amount is welcome and deeply appreciated. Thank-you.
日期: 18-8-2018 星期六 (农历七月初八)
时间: 上午9点至 下午3点
日期: 25-8-2018 星期六 （农历七月十五日）
日期: 8-9-2018 星期六（农历七月二十九日）
时间: 上午9点至 下午6点
Dana Citta Buddhist Society will be holding the Water Land Liberation Dharma Function (水陆法会) in China’s Jiu Hua Shan from 27 Sep 2018 to 3 Oct 2018.
If you would like to put names for blessing or memorial service in the Main Shrine throughout the 7-day service, please provide me with the names by 15 Aug 2018 for our preparation. To help defray the cost of organising this Dharma Function , you may put up a blessing tablet (2 names) for $100, or a memorial tablet (2 names of departed loved ones), also at $100.
Looking forward to your support and generosity. Thank-you.