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Ajahn Cattamalo Dec 2014

Ajahn Cattamalo Dec 2014Ajahn Cattamalo is back again this year and will conducting a weekend retreat in Dec.



Meditation Retreat – 13 and 14 Dec (Sat and Sun)

Time – 7.30am to 8pm

Costs – FOC.  Donations are welcomed to defray the costs of running the retreat.

Dana – If you wish to offer dana to Ajahn, please reach before 10.45am.

Venue – Wat Ananda Temple @ 50B Jalan Bukit Merah



Registration (29Nov – Closed due to overwhelming response.  Thank you.) 

(If any enquiries, please email to way1966@gmail.com.)



6 Dec (Sat), 7pm @ WAY – Finding peace in a hectic life

7 Dec (Sun), 9.30am @ WAY – Kamma

(There is dana at 11am on 7 Dec.  Pls reach before 10.45am.)

8 Dec (Mon), 7.30pm @ NDR – Managing unhappiness (dukkha)

10 Dec (Wed), 7.30pm @ BF – Gratitude to parents

12 Dec (Fri), 7.30pm @ WAY – Coping with sickness and dying

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Sunday Morning Service (June 2014)

:: ALL are welcome ::

1) Wat Ananda (50-B Jalan Bukit Merah)

Time: 9.30am to 11.15am

Venue: Meditation Room, level 3 (new building)

1 June  – Sadhamma by Bro Alvin Lian

8 June  – Practising with your defilements by Bro Ng Wei Meng

15 June  – Are there secret teachings in the Dhamma by Bro Luis Lioe

22 June  – Noble Eightfold Path by Dr Ng Yuen Yen

29 June – My Dhamma Journey by Bro Chew Ann Hao

2) Dhamma Wisdom Centre (27 Jalan Senyum, 5 minutes walk from Kembangan MRT)

Meditation and chanting every Sunday.  We may play recorded audio talks by Ajahns from the Thai Forest Tradition during the session.

Time : 9.30am to 11am

There will be a lunch dana to the Sangha after the service. If you wish to offer lunch dana, please reach between 10.45am to 11am.

Vesak Day 2014

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Join us to celebrate Vesak day on 13 May !
On this day, let’s recollect the qualities of the Buddha and His Teachings and practise what he taught by engaging ourselves in wholesome activities.
Listening to Dhamma talks on this day is definitely one of the wholesome activities which one can engage in.  Do drop by to attend the talks that we have lined up for you :)
Wat Ananda (50B Jalan Bukit Merah)
12 May
1930 – Candle procession
2300 – Countdown to Vesak : Chanting and blessings
13 May
0930 – Talk : Meditation by Dr Ng Wai Chong
1100 – Lunch dana
1430 – Talk : Vesak – Birth, Enlightenment and Mahaparinibbana by Gotama Buddha by Dr Ng Yuen Yen
1915 – Candle Procession
Dhamma Wisdom Centre (27 Jalan Senyum, 5 mins walk from Kembangan MRT)
12 May
2130  Overnight meditation till 730am
13 May
0900  Robe & Candle Offering (9am onwards)
1000  Talk : Nobody? Somebody? by Dr Ang Beng Choo
1130  Lunch Dana to Sangha (please reach by 1100)
1400  Talk : Big Enlightenment, Small Enlightenment by Bro Kweh Soon Han
1930  Evening chant, candle procession
Bathing the Buddha ceremony is available throughout the day.  This act reminds one of the importance of purifying one’s mind.

Bhante Thitayanno – Meditation Retreat and Talks

12 Apr   9am to 6pm   – Meditation Retreat

12 Apr   7.30pm          – Talk : Various techniques in meditation and its benefits

13 Apr  9.30am           – Talk : 31 Realms of Existence

Venue: Dhamma Wisdom Centre (27 Jalan Senyum)

Meditation Retreat – The following is the full program for the day:

Satipatthana Meditation – It is a method of meditation where we observe every moment, feelings that we are experiencing. The method leads us to maintain moment by moment the mindfulness of body,feeling, mind or mental phenomena. For the first half, bhante will be guiding the meditation.

For those who are interested to come for the retreat, do register at the following link:


Bhante was ordained as a Bhikkhu (Monk) in Wat Bovorn Bangkok in 1999, where he spent 1 Vassa. Bhante then went to International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University in Yangon, Myanmar and spent 3 Vassa in Myanmar to study and teach meditation. In 2003, Bhante returned to Indonesia and led Indonesian Tipitaka Centre in Medan. In 2006, Bhante was assigned to West Kalimantan to become the head abbot for the region. Currently, Bhante is active in giving talks and teaching mediation around Indonesia.