Kathina Ceremony

Location

13440 Layhill Road Silver Spring, MD 20906

Date & Time

November 11, 2018 - November 11, 2018 06:30 AM - 06:56 PM

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Kathina  Ceremony
Sunday, November 11, 2018
Wat  Thai  Washington, D.C.
Sunday, November 11, 2018

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The Kathina Ceremony for monks simply means “joining hands for making robes.” For lay people it means “offering robes to monks who  have  observed  the three months  Rains Retreat at a certain temple.” The Kathina Ceremony must be held within one month of the ending of the Rains Retreat. For the benefit of the general public, Wat Thai Washington, D.C., provides the opportunity for you to join this ceremony as a part of the annual celebration for the cultivation of meritorious deeds.

For this year, the ceremony will be faithfully presented to the resident monks of Wat Thai Washington, D.C.  by Dr. Supee – Mr. Lee Teravaninthorn, and family together with the lay people from Washington, D.C.,  and  neighboring states.

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Sunday, November 11, 2018
6:00   AM      Morning chanting by the monks and congregation
7:00   AM      Breakfast served to the monks and congregation
10:00  AM     Religious ceremony
10:30  AM     Offering of food to the monks
11:00  AM     Lunch served to the monks
11:30  AM     Lunch for congregation
12:30  PM     The Kathina Robe Invitation Procession proceeds around the Uposatha hall and enters the Uposatha hall
1:00  PM       Religious ceremony: Sermon in Thai by the Abbot
1:30  PM       The Kathina Robe-Offering Ceremony
3:00  PM       End of ceremony
 

13440 Layhill Road Silver Spring, MD 20906

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