Tag Archives: Year 2013

End of Rains Cloth Offering Ceremony 2013

by Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni On Saturday, 26th of October 2013, about 35 people, representing the community of Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage, came together for a ceremony that marks the End of the annual Rains Retreat for the monastics. Every year, the monastics make … Continue reading

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Confidence of a Spiritual Warrior

by Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni This reflection was shared on 11th October 2013 at Dhammaloka Centre of the Buddhist Society of Western Australia. Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambudhassa Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambudhassa Namo tassa bhagavato arahato samma sambudhassa … Continue reading

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A sad note

by Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni After I emerged from my four-day solitary retreat in October, just before the Pavarana Day, I received the news that one of the monastic sisters had put down her robes. The monastic sister disrobed after twenty one years of wearing the robes. … Continue reading

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Rains Retreat 2013

by Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni On Pavarana Day, 19th October 2013, Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni completed her 29th Rains Retreat since she went forth  in Sri Lanka, and Ayya Seri Bhikkhuni completed her 10th Rains Retreat since she went forth in Perth. The … Continue reading

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