Dhamma Sermon and meditation programme
organised by Yorkshire Dhamma School under
the blessings of the head monk of the
Ketumati Buddhist Vihara were conducted on
Sunday the 21st August, 2016 at the Moor
Allerton Sports and Social Centre, Stonegate
Road, Leeds LS17 6EL.
programme commenced at 4.00 pm with the
observance of five precepts by the
participants followed by a Dhamma Sermon by
Ven. Galpottayaye Pemananda Thero from
Ketumati Buddhist Vihara. A mediation
session and a Dhamma discussion based on the
sermon were conducted by Ven. Pemamnda Thero.
At the end of programme, a chanting of
Pirith by Maha Sanga too was conducted to
bless all the participants and the offering
of Pirikara to Maha Sanga by devotees marked
the end. This was sponsored by Mr. Nishantha
Nanayakkara and Mrs. Kanthi Hettigoda with
their children in order to transfer merits
to their departed relatives.
meditation programme with some activities
related to Buddhism was conducted by Ven.
Udunuwara Indarathana Thero for the children
during the main programme. Refreshments were
provided to all the participants at the end.
The effort by all made the programme a