Kathina Dana ceremony at H.H. Maha Ghosananda’s International Community of Khmer Buddhist Monks Center in Pelham, Massachusetts. Dhamma Talk by Ven. Vimulapanno Noeun Morn, from the Glory Buddhist temple in Lowell, Massachusetts, U.S.A. IKBM was formerly established and led by the late and renowned His Holiness Maha Ghosananda.
ពិធីបុណ្យកឋិនទាន ប្រារព្ធនៅវត្ដគិរីវង្សាបុប្ផារាម អាស្រមសមាធិសន្ដិភាព រដ្ឋម៉ាសាឈូសិត្ដស៍ សហរដ្ឋអាមេរិក ថ្ងៃទី០៧ វិច្ឆិកា ព.ស.២៥៥៩ គ.ស.២០១៥
Wat Kiryvongsa Bopharam, located in Massachusetts United States, celebrating the Kathina Dana Ceremony on NOV 07, B.E.2559 A.D.2015
កឋិន ប្រសិនបើពុំប្រព្រឹត្ដបានត្រឹមត្រូវតាមពុទ្ធប្បញ្ញតិ ពុំបានអានិសង្សកឋិនឡើយ បានត្រឹមបច្ច័យបួន។ (more…)
When: Sunday October 20, B.E.2557 A.D.2013 Time: 9:00AM – 1:00PM Venue: Wat Kiryvongsa Bopharam The Peace Meditation Center 100A Cave Hill Road, Leverett, MA 01054-9728 Contact: 413.367.0280, 978.935.3287, or 978.758.0286
A Gratitude Buddhist Ceremony To Honor 1. His Holiness Jotannano, 2. His Holiness Maha Ghosananda, 3. The Maha Thera Viriyapanno, 4. Vipassana Master Ketodhammo
I, Ven. Dejapanno Pheap Phorn, Board of Directors, members, Buddhist students, students former Buddhist students, students and devotees living in the United States of America unanimously agreed to organize a Gratitude Buddhist Ceremony to honor the late H.H. Jotannano Chuon Nath, the Supreme Buddhist Patriarch of Cambodia, the late H.H. Maha Ghosananda Va Yav, the Supreme Patriarch of Cambodian Buddhism, the Maha Thera Viriyapanno Suos Kou, former Head Monk of Wat Buddharangsey, Houston, Texas, and the late Vipassana Buddhist Master Ketodhammo Som Bunthoeun – they are all Buddhist monks that strictly adhere to the Teachings of the historic Lord Buddha in all their lives and served Buddhism until their times of passing respectively.
Therefore, the Buddhist students, students, former Buddhist students, students and I would like to honor them by holding a memorial service to honor Their Holinesses, the Maha Thera, and Vipassana Master, our ancestors and deceased relatives in the realm of Samsara – the cycle of suffering, birth and death.
* Friday the 5th Waning Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2557 equivalent to June 28, A.D.2013 6:30PM Namaskar – Pay Homage to the Triple Gem (the Buddha, the Dhamma, the Sangha), receive
the 5 precepts, Buddhist monks chant paritta, and Dhamma Talk
* Saturday the 6th Waning Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2557 equivalent to June 29, A.D.2013 7:00AM Offer porridge to the Buddhist monks
9:00AM Buddhist monks go for alms rounds within the compound of the temple
10:30AM Namaskar – Pay Homage to the Triple Gem (the Buddha, the Dhamma, the Sangha),
receive the 5 precepts, offering to the Buddhist monks, invite the Buddhist monks to chant and
transmit the merits to Their Holinesses, the Maha Thera, Vipassana Master, our ancestors
and deceased relatives in the realm of Samsara – the cycle of suffering, birth and death.
12:00PM Lunch for the devotees and guests
* Sunday the 7th Waning Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2557 equivalent to June 30, A.D.2013 The conclusion of the Samadhi Vipassana Learning & Retreat. Thank you.
Venue: Wat Kiry Vongsa Bopharam, the Peace Meditation Center, 100A Cave Hill Road, Leverett, Massachusetts
United States of America 01054-9728; Telephones: 413.367.0280, 978.758.0286, 978.935.3287;
or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Please view program schedules in Khmer and English, PDFs: GratitudeGratitudeENG
Directions on how to get to Wat Kiry Vongsa Bopharam: Wat KB
Buddha photo courtesy trueslant; H.H. Jotannano and Maha Ghosananda photos templenews.org, MT Ketodhammo photo courtesy VCC; MT Viriyapanno photo courtesy Wat Buddharangsey
The meditation learning enrollment for new and returning students opens now. For residents in other overseas countries, states, provinces and cities, please enroll two months in advance.
The 2557 2013 Meditation and Vipassana (Insight Meditation) to commence on the 12th Waxing Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2557 equivalent to June 20, A.D.2013 through the 7th Waning Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2557, equivalent to June 30, A.D.2013. This is a 10-day session and opens to all ages including the Buddhist monks. No requirement in knowing the Dhamma, Khmer language, and taking up the precepts. If you could sit, then you could learn samādhi, samatha, or meditation.
Please complete the registration form below and mail to: Wat Kiry Vongsa Bopharam, 100A Cave Hill Road, Leverett, MA 01054-9728 U.S.A.
A Buddhist Memorial Service for the late upasika Chum Sun , presided by the Maha Thera Seng Suy and Maha Thera Pañapadipo Sophal Pat, Maha Thera Jotathera Tuy Khun, Wat Ratanarangsey, Revere, Massachusetts United States of America, Saturday the 2nd Waning Moon of Āsāḷha B.E.2556, August 4, A.D.2012 Year of the Dragon
A Buddhist Memorial Service for the late upasaka Soy Oung, presided by the Maha Thera Sovannathera Hong Huy and Maha Thera Pañapadipo Sophal Pat Wat Ratanarangsey, Revere, Massachusetts United States of America, Saturday the 2nd Waning Moon of Āsāḷha B.E.2556, August 4, A.D.2012 Year of the Dragon
A Dhamma Talk on Vipassana and mindfulness meditation by Vipassana Gossalaya Jotannano Hong Keo, Vipassana Buddhist Master during a 10-Day Meditation & Vipassana Retreats at the Buddhist Meditation Center, Wat Kiryvongsa Bopharam on the 11th Waxing Moon – 7th Waning Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2560 equivalent to June 15 – 26, A.D.2016 in Leverett, Massachusetts, U.S.A. in 2016.
ក្រុងសាវត្ថី Sāvatthī or Śrāvastī
Vipassana chanting by Meditation Master Ketodhammo Som Bunthoeun. Footages from 2016 Vipassana classes at the Buddhist Meditation Center – Wat Kiryvongsa Bopharam in Leverett, Massachusetts, USA.
SAMDECH CHUON NATH
Khmer literature and Dhamma talk by His Holiness Jotannano Chuon Nath, the Supreme Patriarch of Cambodia Buddhism. His Holiness was born on March 11, 1883; passed away on September 25, 1969
MAHA GHOSANANDA SERVICES
Extraordinary Funeral and Memorial Services for His Holiness Samdech Dr. Maha Ghosananda