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 2019

 

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 20 Jan

DURUTHU, 20 Jan

February

 Sunday 24 Feb

NAVAM, 19 Feb

March

 Sunday 24 Mar

MADIN, 20 Mar

April

 Sunday  21 Apr

BAK, 19 Apr

May  - VESAK

 Sunday  19 Apr

VESAK, 18 May

June – POSON Sil for Children

 Saturday 18 Jun

POSON, 16 May

June - POSON

 Sunday  19 Jun

POSON, 16 May

July

 Sunday  21 Jul

ESALA, 16 Jul

August

 Sunday  18 Aug

NIKINI, 14 Aug

September

 Sunday  15 Sep

BINARA, 13 Sep

October

 Sunday  13 Oct

VAP,13 Oct

November

 Sunday  17 Nov

ILL, 12 Nov

December

 Sunday  15 Dec

UNDUVAP, 11 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.