New Year’s Eve Celebration

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New Year Ev 2018
 Happy New Year 2017 Ceremony

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Happy New Year 2018

Members and friends are invited to celebrate At wat Thai Washington, D.C. 13440 Layhill Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20906

Wat Thai Washington, D.C., would  like  to  invite  all  Members  and  Friends  to  celebrate International New Year 2016 in the Buddhist tradition. Thais often perform many auspicious ceremonies on this day. The day also presents an opportunity to pay respect to parents, relatives, teachers, and others.

Parking : Free parking at Wat Thai and Barrie School.

Program

Sunday, December 31, 2017

6:00  p.m.     Evening chanting in the Buddha Hall.
10:00  p.m.     Walking – sitting meditation in the Buddha Hall.
12:00 a.m.     New Year’s celebration, with a blessing by the Venerable Monks.
Reception of holy water from the Venerable Abbot, Luang Ta Chi,
for good luck.

Monday, January 1, 2018

9:30  a.m.     Monks and lay people gather in the Buddha Hall.
10:00  a.m.     Religious ceremony.
10:15  a.m.     Dhamma Talk by the Venerable Abbot, Luang Ta Chi
10:30  a.m.     Offering of food
11:00  a.m.     Lunch served to the Venerable Monks. Thai music performance.
11:30  a.m.     Lunch served to the congregation.

All members and friends are invited. Admission is free.