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2021 AD ( 2565 BE ) ACTIVITIES



    May 2021

    May 01Buddhist Library , The
    Labour Day Retreat 2021

    Date: 01 May 2021 (Sat)
    Time: 8.00am – 6.00pm
    Venue: Buddhist Library, Level 2 Auditorium
    Register Now @ Eventbrite!

    “And what is right livelihood? There is the case where a disciple of the noble ones, having abandoned dishonest livelihood, keeps his life going with right livelihood: This is called right livelihood.“ SN 45.8

    Time Activity
  • 8.00am to 8.20am Observing the Higher Sila (8 Precepts)
  • 8.20am to 8.40am Puja
  • 8.40am to 9.30am Dhamma Talk & Metta Bhavana (Metta Meditation)
  • 9.30am to 9.45am Break
  • 9.45am to 10.45am Mindfulness Meditation
  • 10.45am to 11.15am Individual Meditation
  • 11.15am to 11.40am Puja
  • 11.40am to 12.30pm Break for Lunch (Lunch not provided due to COVID Safe Managment Measures
  • 12.30pm to 1.30pm Rest & Individual Meditation (Walking & Sitting)
  • 1.30pm to 2.30pm Mindfulness Meditation led by Sis Siew Ee & Sis Siew Fong
  • 2.30pm to 3.00pm Break
  • 3.00pm to 4.30pm Dhamma Talk & Discussion with Bhante Wimalajothi & Ven. Chuan Guan
  • 4.30pm to 5.30pm Mindfulness Meditation led by Sis Siew Ee & Sis Siew Fong
  • 5.30pm to 6.00pm Puja and Chanting

    All are welcome
  • May 16
    By Kong Meng San Monastery
    Blood Donation Drive(捐血活动)

    Our next Blood Donation Drive takes place on 16 May 2021. Please come forward to help those who are in need during this crucial period.
  • It’s in your blood to save lives.
  • Please come forward to lend your help in donating blood, especially during this crucial period, and help those who are really in need.
  • 请捐血,拯救生命!
  • 请大家在这非常时期前来捐血,以协助急需的病患。
    Programme 项目To Register 报名方式Remarks 注备
    Date / 日期: 16 May 2021 (Sun) | 2021年5月16日 (星期日)
    Time / 时间: 9:00am – 3:00pm | 上午9时至下午3时
    Venue / 地点:
    KMSPKS | Hall of No Form | Level 4
    光明山普觉禅寺 | 无相殿 | 4楼
    * Entry to KMSPKS by BCS gate *
    (refer to map at

    All are welcome
  • May 25
    May 26
    Buddhist Library , The
    2565 Vesak Day Celebration

    Date: 26 May 2021 (Wed)
    Time: 8.00am – 8.00pm
    Venue: The Buddhist Library

    ALL ARE WELCOME! Please register by clicking on the time slots that you will like to attend.

    25 May (Tue): 7pm – 9pm: Special Chanting – Girimananda Sutta (Register now)

    26 May (Wed)
  • 8am – 9am: Morning Puja & Blessings (English & Pali) led by Bhante Wimalajothi (Register here)
  • 9am – 10am: Meditation led by Bhante Wimalajothi (Register here)
  • 10am – 10.30am: Chanting of Heart Sutra, Refuge to Triple Gems, Bathing Prince Siddhartha led by Ven. Seck Wan Chin – conducted in mandarin (Register here)
  • 10.30am – 11.00am: Bathing Prince Siddhartha led by Ven. Seck Wan Chin (Register here)
  • 11.00am – 11.30am: Bathing Prince Siddhartha led by Ven. Seck Wan Chin (Register here)
  • 11.30am – 12.00pm: Bathing Prince Siddhartha led by Ven. Seck Wan Chin (Register here)
  • 12.00pm – 1.00pm: Break
  • 1.00pm – 2.30pm: Blessings by Bhante (runs from 1pm till 6pm at Art Gallery Level 1. / Vesak Day Message by Bhante Dhammaratana / Dhamma Talk by Venerable Chuan Guan (Register here)
  • 2.30pm – 3.30pm: Dhamma Talk (Chinese) led by Bro Tan Chau Yee (Register here)
  • 3.30pm – 4.30pm: Q&A and Guided Meditation led by Sis Siew Fong (Register here)
  • 4.30pm – 6.00pm: Meditation & Dhamma Talk led by Sis Siew Ee (Register here)
  • 6.00pm – 7.00pm: Break
  • 7.00pm – 8.00pm: Candle Light Procession, Puja & Chanting led by Bhante Wimalajothi (Register here)
    Due to safety management measures, please adhere to the following;

    Wear your face mask at all times during the service
    Keep a safety distance of 1 metre away from each other
    No consumption of food & beverage is allowed within the premises
    Avoid talking to each other within the premises
    Register for the sessions that you intend to attend. Only attend the sessions that you have registered for. Leave the premises once the session you registered for is over.
    Follow the instructions of the safety ambassadors
    May the blessing of the Triple Gems always be with you.

    108 Candle Offerings: Offer Candles during the month of Vesak: 2 May (Sun), 9 May (Sun), 16 May (Sun), 23 May (Sun), & 26 May (Vesak Day)

    $20 per week per name
    Please indicate the date that you wish to offer the candles
    Email the reply slip to
    Payment can be done via internet transfer to DBS 0010193783 (Buddhist Research Society), Cash /Nets, or cheque payment to “Buddhist Research Society”.

    Flowers Offerings: Offer Flowers on the day of Vesak ($10, $20, $50)
    Email the reply slip to
    Payment can be done via internet transfer to DBS 0010193783 (Buddhist Research Society), Cash /Nets, or cheque payment to “Buddhist Research Society”.

    All are welcome
  • May 26Full moon in May


    Today in the year 2565 ( BE ), Buddhists throughout the world celebrate the birth,the enlightenment and the passing away to parinibanna of Gautama Buddha on Vesak Day. Send a Buddhist webcard to your friends by clicking here

    "A unique Being, an extraordinary Man
    arises in this world for the benefit of the many,
    for the happiness of the many,
    out of compassion for the world,
    for the good, benefit,
    and happiness of gods and men.

    Who is this Unique Being?
    It is the Tathagata, the Exalted,
    Fully Enlightened One."

    - Anguttara Nikaya PT. 1, XII P.22.

    May 27
    May 31
    By Buddhist Fellowship

    “The Buddha Speaks to the Gods: What Can We Learn?”
    AJAHN BRAHMALI'S Vesak Retreat is here again!

    You do not know when you will get another opportunity like this again. Conditions may not be right for you in future. So GRAB the chance while you can! Places are limited! Due to travel restrictions, Ajahn Brahmali will be zooming with us from Perth. The 5-day retreat, from 27-31 May 2021, will be led by Ajahn Brahmali @Hotel Grand Central or equivalent (5D/4N breakfast, lunch & tea).


    Single room (per pax) :
    $998 (BF Member), $1068 (Non-BF Member)
    Twin sharing (for 2 pax) :
    $1388 (BF Members), $1488 (Non-BF Members)

    STAY-OUT (with lunch & tea only, no room)

    Day Conference ONLY (for 1 pax) :
    $428 (BF Member), $488 (Non-BF Member)
    For Stay-In & Stay-Out Sign up NOW:


    Member $70, Non-Member:
    For Zoom only Sign up NOW:
    Early Bird Prices:
    Sign up by 24th April 2021, after which prices may be adjusted.

    Registration & Payment Closing Date:
    15 May 2021

    Payment Mode:

    1. Eventbrite payment using Credit Card.
    2. PayNow to UEN #: S88SS0089F
    3. Online Bank Transfer to OCBC Bank - Buddhist Fellowship (Account number: 501-815 831-001)
    4. Cheque payable to "Buddhist Fellowship"

    IMPORTANT: Kindly email to
    your particulars & a screenshot of your online payment for verification purposes.

    BF West Centre : Yeo's Building, 2 Telok Blangah Street 31, #02-00, Singapore 108942
    BF East Centre : Mitra @ Orion Building, 160 Paya Lebar Road, #08-03, Singapore 409022
    Website :


    All are welcome
    May 29Imee Ooi & JSJG《Vesak Sky Concert
    2565 Vesak Day Celebration:
    Imee Ooi & JSJG《Vesak Sky Concert》Live Stream 黃慧音與淨世金剛《衛塞梵樂》線上直播

    Event by Imee Ooi 黄慧音

    Online with Facebook Live
    Date: Saturday, 29 May 2021
    21:00 UTC+08-23:00 UTC+08
    Price: free · Duration: 2 hr
    Public · Anyone on or off Facebook

    直播無回放 · One-time broadcast only
    觀賞鏈接(免票) Viewing Links (No tickets required)

    YouTube 直播 Livestream :

    2021衛塞節,佛陀的慈悲和智慧將透過優美樂曲傳遞給世界。黃慧音(Imee Ooi )與佛曲男團淨世金剛(JSJG)2020年舉辦的《Metta空中梵樂》和《Peace空中梵樂》反應超乎熱烈。今年5月29日再辦《衛塞梵樂》,演出陣容除了佛樂男團《淨世金剛》的蔡豫、高偉烈、王敬嘉、蕭奕煌、林智勇、藍俊榮、陳聖偉、張峻洁,也邀請大馬女唱將周博華、羅憶詩、王明麗、李怡霖一起來豐富演唱會的呈獻。

    After the successful《Metta Sky Concert》 and 《Peace Sky Concert》presented by renowned musician and vocalist Imee Ooi and the JSJG Dharma Man’s Vocal Group, we are happy to announce our upcoming《Vesak Sky Concert》live streaming on 29th May, 9:00 PM Malaysia time. A special concert dedicating to the celebration of Vesak, with music and songs praising the wisdom, compassion and teachings of The Buddha.


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    June 2021


    All are welcome

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