Tag Archives: Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni

21st October 2018 – Bhikkhuni Ordination Anniversary and Birthday Blessings for Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni

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 … Continue reading

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Vesak Meditation Day 29th April 2018 Photos

   

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End of Rains Cloth Offering Ceremony 2017

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 … Continue reading

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Hair for Care Fund Raiser 2017

Hair  For  Care  Fund  Raiser by Ming Cassim On the evening of 9th June 2017, with the full moon slowly appearing,  courageous Chandrika watched with joy and equanimity as Ayya Seri began to cut off her long, beautiful locks of … Continue reading

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The End of Rains Cloth Offering Ceremony 2016

By Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage conducted The End of Rains Cloth Offering Ceremony on Sunday 30th October 2016. About 40 invited lay supporters participated in the Ceremony. The day was a bright and beautiful day and everyone enjoyed a lovely … Continue reading

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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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March Meditation Day 2016

by Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni On Sunday, 20th March 2016, Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage held a Meditation Day to mark Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni’s ordination anniversary on 17th March. Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni went forth as a nun in Sri Lanka on 17th March … Continue reading

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30 Years As A Nun – A Celebration : Meditation Day

By Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni On Sunday, 15th of March,  2015, Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage held a Meditation Day to celebrate Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni’s 30 Years As A Nun. Twenty three invited lay supporters participated in the Meditation Day to honour our … Continue reading

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30 Years As A Nun – A Celebration : Publication of Talks

By Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni On 6th of December 2014, Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage held an afternoon tea to officially publish the DVD titled, “30 Years As A Nun” which contained the Dhamma talks offered by Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni at the Buddhist Society of Western … Continue reading

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Ajahn Vayama : 30 Years As A Nun : Special Edition

VENERABLE AJAHN VAYAMA: her years in Sri Lanka and thereafter by Nanda Pethiyagoda Wanasundera                         Venerable Ajahn Vayama when in her teens developed an interest in Buddhism through wide reading. Completing her university education in Sydney in social sciences, she … Continue reading

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