Monthly Poya Sil Program

 

The monthly Sil program conducted by the resident monk will be held on the Sunday closet to full moon poya day of the Month. Please see calendar for date.

THIS PROGRAM INCLUDES OBSERVANCE OF THE EIGHT PRECEPTS, DHAMMA SERMONS, DHAMMA DISCUSSIONS AND MEDITATION. WE INVITE YOU TO COME TO THE DHAMMA PROGRAM AND PARTICIPATE IN THE MERITORIOUS ACTIVITIES.

PROGRAM DETAILS:

 
8:00AM - 8:30AM - OBSERVANCE OF THE EIGHT PRECEPTS

8:30AM - 10:00AM - DHAMMA SERMON

10:00AM - 11:00AM - MEDITATION

11:15AM - 12:30PM - LUNCH BREAK

12:30PM - 4:00PM - DHAMMA SERMON AND DISCUSSIONS

4:00PM - BLESSINGS BY THE SANGHA AND END OF SIL PROGRAM

 

SIL PROGRAM AND POYA DAYS FOR 2020

 

The Sri Lanka Buddhist Vihara conducts Monthly Atta Sill (Eight Precepts) program for devotees. The scheduled dates are as follows:

 

Month
Date for Sil at VIHARA
Poya and actual day
January

 Sunday 12 Jan

DURUTHU, 10 Jan

February

 Sunday 9 Feb

NAVAM, 8 Feb

March

 Sunday 8 Mar

MADIN, 9 Mar

April

 Sunday  5 Apr

BAK, 7 Apr

May  - VESAK

 Sunday  9 May

VESAK, 7 May

June – POSON Sil for Children

 Saturday 7 Jun

POSON, 5 Jun

June - POSON

 Sunday  8 Jun

POSON, 5 Jun

July

 Sunday  5 Jul

ESALA, 4 Jul

August

 Sunday  2 Aug

NIKINI, 3 Aug

September

 Sunday  30 Aug

BINARA, 1 Sep

October

 Sunday  1 Nov

VAP,30 Oct

November

 Sunday  29 Nov

ILL, 29 Nov

December

 Sunday  27 Dec

UNDUVAP, 29 Dec

 

Sil program is usually begins at 8.00am and concludes at 4.00pm. Normally a shared common Dahawal (lunch) Dhana is arranged by devotees at the temple.