- Written by Bhante Kusala
Letchworth Buddhist temple organized a sil day for Dhamma school children on Sunday 21st May 2017 at the temple premises, with the guidance of the Venerable Dediyawal Wimala Thero. the chief incumbent. The day began with the observance of Astangha Seela for children conducted by Ven. Sooriyawewa Kusala Thero, the principal of the Dhamma School. He has organized a series of activities for the day including Meditation, Dhamma sermon, and Dhamma discussion and chanting of Pirith. The Maha Sangha conducted the midday Buddha Pooja. The midday Dhana (Lunch) for maha sangha and the children observed Sil was offered by the parents of the Dhamma School children. The sill program ended at 2.00 p.m. A large turnout of children observed Sil.