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Vesak Celebration 2016 – Vesak Meditation Day

by Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage conducted a Vesak Meditation Day on Saturday, 21st May 2016 to celebrate the birth, enlightenment and the passing away of the Buddha. It was inspiring to see all 22 participants attend the Vesak … Continue reading

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Vesak Celebration 2016 – The Preparation

By Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage was very grateful to the two groups of volunteers who came to prepare for the celebration of Vesak 2016. The first group came on Sunday afternoon, 15th May 2016. They cleaned, vacuumed and  dusted the Sala … Continue reading

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The Year 2011 – by Venerable Bhikkhuni Seri

We are now coming to the end of  2011. We hope the new year will bring all the exciting new adventures, relationships, and fulfilment of our dreams. Most of all, we can start again by putting  the past behind us. Ajahn Vayama always … Continue reading

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Incorporation of Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage 2011

The first meeting was held on the 13th March 2011. The meeting  to incorporate Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage was held on 26th April 2011. The aim of the incorporation is to provide support and aid for Ajahn Vayama and Venerable Seri, Buddhist … Continue reading

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Vesak Day 2011 at Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage

We celebrated the first Vesak at Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage on 17th May 2011. We started the day with refuge and precepts led by Venerable Seri. We then transplanted the Bodhi Tree into the pot which is to be its temporary home … Continue reading

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End of Rains Ceremony 2011 at Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage

Ajahn Vayama and Venerable Seri completed their first Vassa, Rains retreat, at Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage this year. On Friday, 28th October 2011, we conducted a small End of Rains Ceremony in the afternoon to mark the completion of the Vassa. We … Continue reading

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Ajahn Vayama’s Birthday Celebration 2011

We celebrated Ajahn Vayama’s 60th birthday ( according to Chinese Calendar ) on 28th October 2011. We dedicated the merit of  chanting of Paritta and metta meditation at the End of Rains Ceremony to Ajahn Vayama for her health and for … Continue reading

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