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Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM 7:30 pm
Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM
Aug 3 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vassa 2017 - Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 - 9.00 PM
    Dear Dhamma Friends,   The 2nd session of the Thursday-Meditation/Dhamma-forum will be held this Thursday at 7.30 PM at the Dharmapala Institute. We are sending you herewith some study material for the class....
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Vassa 2017: Uposatha Observance – Sunday 6th of August !!! 8:30 am
Vassa 2017: Uposatha Observance – Sunday 6th of August !!! @ Dharmapala Institute
Aug 6 @ 8:30 am – 5:00 pm
Vassa 2017: Uposatha Observance - Sunday 6th of August !!! @ Dharmapala Institute | Milpitas | California | United States
Dear Dhamma Friends,   We warmly invite you to participate at the next Uposatha Observance at the Dharmapala Institute onSunday 6th of August 2017. Venerable Thapovane Sutadhara thero from Southern California will be conducting the Uposatha...
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Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM 7:30 pm
Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM
Aug 10 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vassa 2017 - Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 - 9.00 PM
    Dear Dhamma Friends,   The 2nd session of the Thursday-Meditation/Dhamma-forum will be held this Thursday at 7.30 PM at the Dharmapala Institute. We are sending you herewith some study material for the class....
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Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM 7:30 pm
Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vassa 2017 - Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 - 9.00 PM
    Dear Dhamma Friends,   The 2nd session of the Thursday-Meditation/Dhamma-forum will be held this Thursday at 7.30 PM at the Dharmapala Institute. We are sending you herewith some study material for the class....
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Atavisi Pooja 3:30 pm
Atavisi Pooja @ Dharmapala Institute
Aug 20 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Atavisi Pooja @ Dharmapala Institute | Milpitas | California | United States
Dear Dhamma Friends,   The annual Atavisi Buddha Pooja (අටවිසි පූජා) will be held at the Dharmapala Institute on Sunday, August 20th, with the traditional devotional offerings to venerate the noble qualities of the past twenty-eight...
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Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM 7:30 pm
Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM
Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vassa 2017 - Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 - 9.00 PM
    Dear Dhamma Friends,   The 2nd session of the Thursday-Meditation/Dhamma-forum will be held this Thursday at 7.30 PM at the Dharmapala Institute. We are sending you herewith some study material for the class....
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Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM 7:30 pm
Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM
Aug 31 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vassa 2017 - Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 - 9.00 PM
    Dear Dhamma Friends,   The 2nd session of the Thursday-Meditation/Dhamma-forum will be held this Thursday at 7.30 PM at the Dharmapala Institute. We are sending you herewith some study material for the class....
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Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM
Aug 17 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vassa 2017 - Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 - 9.00 PM
 
 

Dear Dhamma Friends,
 
The 2nd session of the Thursday-Meditation/Dhamma-forum will be held this Thursday at 7.30 PM at the Dharmapala Institute. We are sending you herewith some study material for the class. Please find the following attachments:
 
1.     PDF of the book ‘What the Buddha Taught by Walpola Rahula’
2.     Handout for this week’s class (Handout No#2.pdf)
3.     Handout from last week’s class (Handout No#1.pdf)
 
This program will be conducted in English and is offered free, and will be conducted by Venerable Kirinde Chandananada thero. Please feel free to share the news with interested friends and colleagues who wish to learn meditation and dhamma in English. The sessions are geared to introduce mindfulness practice into everyday busy lives and will be an enriching resource to deepen the spiritual practice of our members. The guided meditations will serve as good introductions to meditation for people who do not have a regular meditation practice. The experienced meditators are welcome to take advantage of this rare opportunity to devote time to their practice.
 
Program:
07:30 – 07:40 PM: Chanting
07:40 – 08:15 PM: Meditation
 
08:15 – 09:00 PM: Dhamma forum
 
With Metta,
 
The Organizing Committee
Dharmapala Institute
409 S Temple Drive 
Milpitas CA 95035
(408) 934-3985
temple@buddhistvihara.net
http://www.buddhistvihara.net

 
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Atavisi Pooja @ Dharmapala Institute
Aug 20 @ 3:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Dear Dhamma Friends,
 
The annual Atavisi Buddha Pooja (අටවිසි පූජා) will be held at the Dharmapala Institute on Sunday, August 20th, with the traditional devotional offerings to venerate the noble qualities of the past twenty-eight Buddhas. 
 
Senaka and Jeewika Ranaweera and family are coordinating this years Atavisi pooja. Pooja trays will be prepared for a donation of $30 per tray. If you wish to contribute to a Pooja tray please use the link below to signup for pooja trays.
 
 
We warmly invite you to join us at this event, celebrating the great strengths of wisdom, truthfulness, and loving kindness of the noble enlightened ones. May the blessings of these offerings bring happiness, tranquility and peace to our emotional, mental, and physical lives. May the chanting of ‘Atvisi Pirita’ elaborating the strengths of the perfectly enlightened ones, bring protection and blessings.
 
Program
03:30 PM  Arrival and preparation of Pooja
05:00 PM  Pooja Offering
05:15 PM  Chanting
 
Refreshments and tea will be served after the pooja.
 
With Metta,
 
The Organizing Committee
Dharmapala Institute
409 S Temple Drive 
Milpitas CA 95035
(408) 934-3985
temple@buddhistvihara.net
http://www.buddhistvihara.net
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Vassa 2017 – Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 – 9.00 PM
Aug 24 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Vassa 2017 - Guided Meditation & Buddhism Class (In English) Every Thursday from 7.30 - 9.00 PM
 
 

Dear Dhamma Friends,
 
The 2nd session of the Thursday-Meditation/Dhamma-forum will be held this Thursday at 7.30 PM at the Dharmapala Institute. We are sending you herewith some study material for the class. Please find the following attachments:
 
1.     PDF of the book ‘What the Buddha Taught by Walpola Rahula’
2.     Handout for this week’s class (Handout No#2.pdf)
3.     Handout from last week’s class (Handout No#1.pdf)
 
This program will be conducted in English and is offered free, and will be conducted by Venerable Kirinde Chandananada thero. Please feel free to share the news with interested friends and colleagues who wish to learn meditation and dhamma in English. The sessions are geared to introduce mindfulness practice into everyday busy lives and will be an enriching resource to deepen the spiritual practice of our members. The guided meditations will serve as good introductions to meditation for people who do not have a regular meditation practice. The experienced meditators are welcome to take advantage of this rare opportunity to devote time to their practice.
 
Program:
07:30 – 07:40 PM: Chanting
07:40 – 08:15 PM: Meditation
 
08:15 – 09:00 PM: Dhamma forum
 
With Metta,
 
The Organizing Committee
Dharmapala Institute
409 S Temple Drive 
Milpitas CA 95035
(408) 934-3985
temple@buddhistvihara.net
http://www.buddhistvihara.net