Thai New Year on April 10, 2016

Thai New Year on April 10, 2016

A Thai New Year celebration (Songkran) ceremony will be held at Abhayagiri Buddhist Monastery on Sunday, April 10, 2016. Please plan to join us for this festive occasion.

10:00 AM – Monks on almsround (Please, only dry goods, but not canned products as these can damage the monk’s bowl)

10:30 AM – Meal offering and ceremonial washing of a Buddha image

1:00 PM – Ceremonial washing of Ajahns’ hands, Paritta chanting, Dhamma talk, and holy water blessing

Please plan on carpooling if possible as parking is limited. Please also be here well in advance of the 10:00 AM meal.