This Sunday (10th August) at Dhammagiri Forest Monastery there is a one day meditation/ethics program called “Full Moon Program”. If anyone is interested, please contact uqbuds[at]gmail.com with your name, what suburb you live in, and whether you have a car. Since the monastery is a little bit far (near Ipswich), we will be arranging carpooling.
Here is the schedule:
08:30 – 9:00 am…….Arrival of participants at Dhammahall & Silent Meditation
09:00 – 10:00 am…..Taking Refuge in the Triple Gem, Observance of 8 or 5 precepts & Guided Meditation
10:00 – 10:30am……Preparation of food for Almsround
10:30 – 11:45 am…..Almsround & Shared Meal
11:45 – 1:00 pm…….Dhammatalk and discussion
01:30 – 2:30 pm…….Chanting and/or Guided Meditation when the monk is available.
If not, anyone is welcome to do personal meditation in the Dhammahall until the next session.
03:00 – 5:00 pm…….Guided Meditation & Dhammatalk
Please note: The ceremony at 9.00am is not only for those observing 8 precepts as
it includes both 8 and 5 precepts and one can join or leave at any time in the program.