You are welcome to join the Chinese New Year activities to celebrate the Year of Rabbit with us in AIAB. Here are the details:
January 21, 2023 Saturday (30th of Lunar Month)
19:30 Walking Meditation
20:30 Be-In (please prepare and share your happiness with us, e.g. a song, a poem, playing instruments)
23:30 Sitting Meditation & Welcome the New Year Ceremony
January 22, 2023 Sunday (1st of Lunar Month)
10:00 Offering New Year Wishes & Oracle Reading at Lotus Pond Temple
12:00 Lunch (at Lotus Pond Temple)
14:30 Visiting Bamboo Forest Monastery (visit Brother’s room) & Offering New Year wishes to Brothers
18:00 Dinner (at Bamboo Forest Monastery)
January 23, 2023 Monday (2nd of Lunar Month)
10:00 Sitting – Chanting & Oracle Reading at Lotus Pond Temple
12:00 Lunch (at Bamboo Forest Monastery)
14:30 Visiting Lotus Pond Temple (visit Sister’s room) & Offering New Year wishes to Sisters
18:00 Dinner (at Lotus Pond Temple)
You are welcome to join the above activities. Please fill in the attached google form for each person and tell us
(1) which date you will join,
(2) will join lunch / dinner or not,
(3) will stay overnight after the New Year Ceremony or not
(4) if Yes, please let us know the number of male and female.
If you stay overnight, we invite you to bring along your sleeping bed or bed sheet & pillow case in order to preserve the precious water in washing bed linens. The suggested contribution for the night is $150.
If you plan to leave after the New Year Ceremony on January 21, 2020 midnight, please arrange for own transportation.
The closing date of the registration will be on January 18, 2023 22:00.