Tipitaka Chanting Day 2 (06/09/2017)
In honoring the 92nd Birthday of the most Venerable Phrarajmongkolrangsi Wat Thai Washington, DC and International Buddhist Association of America (IBAA) requests the honor of your company at the Buddhist Religious Ceremony
Wat Thai Washington, DC
13440 Layhill Rd. Silver Spring, MD 20906
The International Tipitaka Chanting Sponsor by International Buddhist Association of America (IBAA)
The Religious Ceremony dedicating the merit to the longevity of the most Venerable Phrarajmongkolrangsi.
Phrarajmongkolrangsi is the abbot of Wat Thai Washington, DC and a senior Advisor of the Council of Thai Bhikhu. He is known for a skilled preacher using simple language for all to understand, a prolific writer, a great meditation teacher. Venerable Phrarajmongkolrangsi is well known throughout United States, Europe and in Thailand for his truly and lifelong dedication to Buddhism.
The Tipitaka chanting scheduled for June 8 - 10, 2017 at Wat Thai is the second International Tipitaka chanting program on the East Coast of the US. The tradition of chanting from the Pali Tipitaka at the place of enlightenment Bodhgaya, India has received high praise amongst Buddhist communities throughout the world.
We look forward to a beautiful gathering where we can recite together and share in the merit of making offerings to the Most Venerable Phrarajmongkolrangsi, Mahasangha and all the attendees.
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Friday June 9th, 2017 AM (Morning Program)
Morning chanting program begins in the Buddha Hall
Lighting of the lamps by the Sri Lanka Monks from Maryland Buddhist Vihara, MD
Sri Lanka Monks chanting of Dighanikaya Sutta: Page TBD
Summarized in English by the Sri Lanka Monks
Dharma talks by: TBD
11:00 Lunch buffet offering for monks
12:00 Lunch buffet for lay devotees
Friday June 9th, 2017 AM (Afternoon Program)
Afternoon chanting program begins
Lighting of the lamps by the Cambodian monks The Cambodian Buddhist Society
Cambodian Monks chanting of Dighanikaya Sutta: Page TBD
Summarized in English by the Cambodian Monks
02:30-2:45 Afternoon Tea Break
03:15- 3:45 Dharma talks:
Ven. Wol of Bub Hwa Sa Korean Buddhist Temple, Annandale, Va.
Subject: Legacy and the highest Admiration of a great master
3:45 – 5:15 Dharma talks:
Rev. Baddulle Suryarathana Thero from Rathnapura, Sri Lanka
6.00 Evening chanting with the Sangha of Wat Thai Washington, DC
7.00 Meditation session lead by Meditation Master TBA