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Urban Retreat: Meditation Guidance and Sharing on Dhamma Practice + Q&A

April 3 @ 6:30 pm - April 5 @ 4:00 pm

| Free
This workshop-style retreat will have talks, meditation and discussion to deepen our understanding and practice of the Buddha’s teachings

This workshop-style retreat will have talks, meditation and discussion to deepen our understanding and practice of the Buddha’s teachings (the Dhamma) which can form an important foundation for our Buddhist practice.

Although attendance at all days are not required to participate in the retreat, but it is highly recommended. Bookings are essential as there are limited spaces available and for catering purposes. You are welcome to offer dana by bringing vegetarian food to offer to the monastics, please send us an email to assist us with catering. Chao Khun Keng will be travelling with his fellow monastics, Phra Khun, Phra Ong, Phra Peter, and Bhante Jason, who will all be attending the urban retreat.

Program:

Friday 3 April: 6.30pm for 7pm start to 9pm

Sat 4 April: 10am to 4pm

10am – Dhamma Session

11am-12.30pm – Lunch

12.30pm – Dhamma Session

1.45pm – Afternoon Tea

2.15pm – Dhamma Session

3.15pm – Questions and Answers

Sun 5 April: 10am to 4pm

10am – Dhamma Session

11am-12.30pm – Lunch

12.30pm – Dhamma Session

1.45pm – Afternoon Tea

2.15pm – Dhamma Session

3.15pm – Questions and Answers

About the Speaker: Venerable Chao Khun Keng Vinayadhamma Vidhes aka Ajahn Keng is a Singaporean monk from the Thai Forest Tradition of Ajahn Mun Buridatto. He was ordained in 1987 under the recommendation of Thanissaro Bhikkhu (Ajahn Geoffrey). Luang Phor Jiak Cundo, the later generation of Luang Pu Mun’s disciples, was also one of is teachers. Ajahn Keng was conferred the title of “Chao Khun” in 2013 by the King of Thailand. Currently, Chao Khun Keng is the Abbott of Santi Forest Monastery (JB) and the President of Palelai Buddhist (Singapore) and Wat Pa Doi Charen Tham at Omkoi.

Venue

Metta Centre
7-9 Cross Street, #2
Bankstown, NSW 2200 Australia
Website:
http://www.mettacentre.com