Vesak Celebrations

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.  

Letchworth Buddhist Temple Celebrated 2017 Vesak

Letchworth Buddhist Temple arranged a special sil day (retreat) for children on Saturday, 28th May 2016 at the temple premises to celebrate Vesak Poya. The sil program was guided by resident monk Ven. Sooriyawewa Kusala Thero. The sil program included meditation, Dhamma sermon, presenting a video documentary on life of Buddha and kept the children occupied in seela. Ven. Kusala Thero. conducted the mid day Buddha Pooja and invoked blessings to all.  A large number of children participated in the sil program.   

Letchworth Buddhist Temple Celebrated 2016 Vesak

This year the Vesak celebrations were organized by The Buddhist Community Center Letchworth (BCCL) on 3rd , 9th, 10th and 23rd  May, 2015.  Special Dhamma sermon (Kavi Bana) was  delivered by Rev. Mathugama Palitha Thero. at the temple premises on Sunday  3th,  Vesak Poya Day (full moon day) and a full day Sil Program (Retreat) was held on  Saturday 9th with the guidance of  Ven. Mathugama Palitha Thero, Ven. Sooriyawewa Kusala Thero and Ven. Kattakaduwe Chandawimala Thero.                 


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