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 ULLAMBANA – CELEBRATING FILIAL LOVE, GRATITUDE AND COMPASSION

Ullambana is observed by the Chinese Mahayana Buddhist community on the full-moon day of the seventh lunar month.  It celebrates the Buddhist virtues of compassionate love, gratitude and filial piety.

 

Dana Citta Buddhist Society will be observing this festival, also known as the Buddha’s happiest day, as follows:

 

Recitation of Repentance Sutra of Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva

Date:   Wednesday 23 August 2017 (农历七月初二)

Time:   8.00pm to 9.30pm

 

Recitation of the Sutra on the Fundamental Vows of Ksitigarbha Bodhisattva

Date:   Saturday 26 August 2017 (农历七月初五)

Time:   9.00am to 6.00pm

On this day, offerings will be made to the Triple Gems as well to one’s ancestors, departed loved ones, karmic creditors and also wandering beings.  Those who would like to contribute towards the food offerings and meals for the Sangha members and devotees may approach any of our committee members.  All contributions are strictly optional and any amount is welcome and deeply appreciated.

 

Recitation of the Ullambana Sutra

Date:   Tuesday 5 September 2017 (农历七月十五)

Time:   8.00pm to 9.30pm

 

We look forward to your support and participation.  May all beings be liberated from sufferings.

 

 盂兰盆节 — 发扬慈心仁孝的节日

每年农历七月十五日是佛教一个重要节日 - 盂兰盆节(佛欢喜日)。这天,通过供养三宝、拜祭先祖,超度亡灵的佛事活动,传达的是佛教慈心仁孝的大爱精神,也提醒了世人莫忘哺乳之恩。

舍佛学会将在这期间举办多堂佛事,以示纪念:

 

(一)顶礼《地藏忏》

日期:   23-8-2017    星期三   (农历七月初二)

时间:   晚上8点至 9点30分

 

(二)讽诵《地藏菩萨本愿经》

日期:   26-8-2017    星期六 (农历七月初五)

时间:   上午9点至下午 6点

 

这天除了供佛斋僧,本会也为各姓门中信徒超拔历代祖先、多生父母师长、累劫冤亲债亲与恶趣众生,以供佛斋僧功德回施法界有情众生速离苦海,往生净土。

如果您发心于是日供佛斋僧,请跟本会任何一位理事接洽,功德金多少不拘,无任欢迎。

 

(三)讽诵《盂兰盆经》

日期:   5-9-2017   星期二(农历七月十五)

时间:   晚上8点至 9点30分

 

期待您携眷莅临本会拈香礼佛

愿一切众生都得无上法乐

 

DANA CITTA BUDDHIST SOCIETY 10TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

FLOWER ADORNMENT REPENTANCE DHARMA FUNCTION

With the blessings from the Triple Gems and the encouraging support from our devotees and well-wishers all these years, Dana Citta Buddhist Society is pleased to announce that we will be organising the Flower Adornment Repentance Dharma Function for our 10th anniversary celebration as follows:

Date:          Friday 6 October 2017 to Sunday 8 October 2017 

                  (农历八月十七日至农历八月十九日)

Venue:       Teochew Building, 97 Tank Road, Singapore 238066

Besides the regular blessing and memorial services during the three-day Dharma Function, we will also be holding the Thanksgiving Service for the Heavenly Realm, Liberation of the Hungry Realm beings as well as offerings to the Sangha members, as a gesture of our appreciation to the Triple Gems and all sentient beings.

Once again we would like to appeal for your kind sponsorship and volunteerism to make this event possible:

Sponsorship

Major Sponsors

S$10,000.00 per sponsor

Maximum three sponsors

Key Sponsors    

 S$1,600.00 per sponsor

Maximum 24 sponsors

Besides helping to defray the cost of organising the event, the support from the major and key sponsors will allow us to continue to collect a token of $10.00 per name (for blessing or memorial) from the general sponsors as we have done so since 2007, despite being a three-day function this year.

Volunteerism

Many hands make work light and everyone has a part to play in this Dharma Function.    We will require volunteers on the following days and time-slots:

Thu  5 Oct 2017

 Preparation and Set-up

8am to 6pm

Fri    6 Oct 2017

 Day 1 of event

8am to 6pm

Sat   7 Oct 2017

 Day 2 of event

8am to 6pm

Sun  8 Oct 2017

 Day 3 of event

8am to 10pm

 

If you would like to be major/key sponsor or be a volunteer, do approach any of our committee members.  Your kind contribution and generosity will be deeply appreciated.  Thank-you.

 PROGRAMME

Date

Time

Activity

Friday 6 Oct 2017

(农历八月十七)

9.00am to 10.00am

10.20am to 11.20am

11.40am to 12.40pm

2.30pm to 3.30pm

4.00pm to 5.20pm

Purification Ceremony & Invocation

Scroll 1 of Repentance Sutra

Offering Service to the Buddhas 

Scroll 2 of Repentance Sutra

Scroll 3 of Repentance Sutra & Dedication of Merits

Saturday 7 Oct 2017

(农历八月十八)

9.00am to 12.30pm

 

 

 

2.30pm to 3.30pm 

4.00pm to 5.20pm

Offering Service to the Heavenly Realm

Offering to Sangha Members

DCBS 10th Anniversary Lunch 

Scroll 4 of Repentance Sutra

Scroll 5 of Repentance Sutra

Dedication of Merits

 

Sunday 8 Oct 2017

(农历八月十九)

9.00am to 10.30am

11.00am to 12.00noon

2.00pm to 3.00pm

4.00pm to 8.00pm

Scroll 6 of Repentance Sutra

Offering Service to the Buddhas 

Scroll 7 of Repentance Sutra

Offering Service to the Hungry Beings Realm

Dedication of Merits & Send-off Ceremony

                          喜舍佛学会庆祝创会十周年

启建冥阳两利华严宝忏法会

在三宝和龙天护法的加被下;在各界善信及诸仁翁的护持下,喜舍佛学会以稳健的步伐成长,迎来第十个年头,为了庆祝十周年纪念,本会将启建三天华严宝忏法会,详情如下:

 

日期:   2017年10月 6日 至2017 年10月8日(星期五至星期天) 

地点:  潮州八邑会馆   Teochew Building, 97 Tank Road, Singapore 238066

 

华严宝忏法会利益冥阳,功德殊胜,本会特此敬设消灾和超度功德项目让大众参与;也为了感恩三宝与一切众生,这期间还有供佛斋天、施放瑜伽焰口和供僧斋众的法事。

 

三天法会因缘实属难得,我们恳切吁请您的支持与协助,以成就这场法会,所修功德回向世界合平,各地灾难永息,众生离苦得乐。

 

功德项目:

 

·      大功德主   -   每位新币一万元   (只设3位)

·      檀主          -   每位新币一千六百元 (只设24位)

·      大众牌位的消灾和超度跟往年一样,每个名字10元。

 

护法义工项目

 

法会期间,我们需要很多发心义工菩萨的协助,如果您愿意,请参考以下的工作时间表。

 

星期四2017年10月5 日 (上午8点到 下午6点)  

星期五2017年10月6日 (上午8点到 下午 6点)           

星期六2017年10月 7日 (上午8点到 下午 6点) 

星期天 2017年10月8日 (上午8点到 晚上10点)

 

我们欢迎您报名成为法会的功德主或护法义工,对您的无私奉献,我们感激不尽,谢谢您。

 

 

 法会流程

 


2017年10月6日

农历八月十七

星期五

 

 

第一支香: 9.00am -10.00am

第二支香:10.20am - 11.20am

第三支香:11.40am - 12.40pm

 

 

净坛 /  召请

顶礼《华严宝忏 卷一》

 佛前大供 /宣 

  

 

 

 

 第四支香:2.30pm - 3.30pm

 第五支香:4.00pm to 5.20pm

 

 

顶礼《华严宝忏 卷二》

顶礼《华严宝忏 卷三》/ 回向

2017年10月7日

农历八月十八

星期六

 

 

 第一支香: 9.00am - 12.30pm

 

 

 

 

·     供佛斋天

·     供僧

·     庆祝十周年感恩午餐

  

  

 

 第二支香:2.30pm - 3.30pm

 第三支香:4.00pm - 5.20pm

 

 

顶礼《华严宝忏 卷四》

顶礼《华严宝忏 卷五》/ 回向

 

2017年10月8日

农历八月十九

星期日

 

 

 第一支香: 9.00am - 10.30am

 第二支香:11.00am - 12.00nn

 

 

顶礼《华严宝忏 卷六》

佛前大供 / 宣疏

 

  

 

 

 第三支香:2.00pm - 3.00pm

 第四支香:4.00pm - 8.00pm

 

顶礼《华严宝忏 卷七》

施放三大士瑜伽焰口

圆满送圣及回向