Kathina Festival Program on
6th and 7th November 2004
6.30 - 7.00pm:
Gilan Pasa Buddha Puja
7.00 - 8.00pm: Repast
(Short-eats and tea)
8.00 - 11.00pm: Pirith
blessings and tying pirith nool.
12.00 midnight: Termination of Program
for the day
Carrying Kathina Cheevara, starts from Lido Motel.
of the Kathina Cheevara at the vihara
10.00am: Offering of the
Kathina Cheevara at the Shrine
11.00am: Buddha Puja
Offering of alms to monks
Offering of Pirikara and rejoicing merits.
Lunch for the participants and termination of the festival.
vastu) in cash or kind for the use of the temple and the monks may be placed at the "Kap
ruka" located inside the vihara. Please see the requisites list below.
Arrangements are being made for those devotees
who wish to donate robes ("cheevara") to obtain same from the vihara.
Ven. Ahangama Rathanasiri Thero
Buddhist Meditation Centre
Requisites for the Vihara and Resident Monks
- One Humidifier
- White marker boards and stand with rubber shoes
- Winter Hats (wool)
- Gloves(rubber, gardening, oven and winter)
- Postage Stamps
- Aluminum foil(for food-packing)
- Polythene foil(for food-packing)
- Plastic wraps
- Zip-lock bags
- Phone cards
- Laundry detergent(liquid)
- Fabric softener
- Dishwashing liquid
- 60W bulbs
- First Aid items
- Tooth paste(Sensodyne)
- Toilet papers
- Tissue papers/paper towels
- Toilet cleaning items
- Garbage bags(large and small)
- Gillette triple-blade razors