Vassana Dhamma Desana and The Kathina Puja Ceremony – 2019

  Date and Time The Orator Sponsored by 27/07/2019 At 7.00 pm The chief incumbent of Sri Pannanda Pirivena in Maharagama, Most Ven. Watagedara Wimalabuddhi Anunayaka Thero (in Sinhala) Mr. Shantha Perera 10/08/2019 At 7.00 pm The principal of Weweldeniya Maha Vidyalaya in Meerigama, Rev. Pelwatte Dhammawansa Thero (in Sinhala) Mr. Nuwan Peiris and FamilyContinue reading →

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Monthly Sil Programme

Sil Programme has been planned to be conducted from 07.30 am to 03.00 pm on a scheduled date in every month as follows; The Month (in 2019) Date August 17th Saturday September 14th Saturday October 05th Saturday November 16th Saturday December 14th Saturday   Time Event 07.30 am Sila Samadana & Buddha Puja 08.00 amContinue reading →

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All Night Paritta Chanting Ceremony 2019

The Annual All Night Paritta Chanting – 2019 at Jethavana Buddhist Vihara in Birmingham organised by Most Ven. Keppetiyagoda Gunawansa Maha Thera and resident monks together with the devotees of the temple was of great success with a large gathering at the temple premises from the nights on the 15th and 16th of June 2019 to commemorate theContinue reading →

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A Temple Saved

Extract from the first news letter published by the temple in January 2001. It was five months ago on a VAS PINKAMA day that some of us present at the Jethavana Buddhist Vihara came to know that the Temple we had been using for our religious activities, thanks to the goodwill of our friends inContinue reading →

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A message from the chief incumbent of the Jethavana Buddhist Vihara.

We who follow the path of the Buddha whether, monks or laity, should learn to be of ‘Service to Society’. The laity has many different ways and opportunities of providing service to society. As monks, our service to society is essentially by teaching and living the Buddha’s message. From the earliest times, it was theContinue reading →

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