Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage conducted The End of Rains Cloth Offering Ceremony for 2018 on Sunday 28th October. Prema and Pathmasekara Abeyesinghe offered this year the End of Rains Cloth to the Bhikkhunis.
We also celebrated Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni’s birthday at the end of the Ceremony.
On Sunday 21st October 2018, about 35 supporters participated in an auspicious afternoon at Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage to mark the Bhikkhuni Ordination anniversary on 22nd October for Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni and Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni. We meditated together and chanted the Paritta . We also included Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni in the blessings and sending her good wishes and lovingkindness for her birthday on 28th October.
by Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni
The End of Rains Cloth Offering Ceremony was held on Saturday 28th October 2017 at Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage. About 45 lay supporters and friends participated in the event.
Chandrika Perera offered the End of the Rains Cloth this year. Her family was present to witness the offering of the End of the Rains Cloth.
Sadhu, Sadhu, Sadhu.
The End of Rains Cloth Offering Ceremony