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2023 AD ( 2567 BE ) ACTIVITIES



    January 2023

    Jan 08By Buddhist Library
    Past Event – BL Talk Series – 40 Years A Monk by Bhante Shravasti Dhammika

    8 Jan 2017 (Sun)
    10.30am to 11.30am
    Buddhist Library, Level 2 Auditorium


    All are welcome
    Jan 04
    BF West , Yeo's Building. By Buddhist Fellowship
    Bhante Kovida's Dhamma Tour

    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
    Jan 07( every Saturdays)By Buddhist Fellowship
    Buddhist Fellowship Junior Youths (JY)

    For more detial : click here

    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
    Jan 07
    Jan 09
    By Palelai Buddhist Temple
    Luang Por Thong Daeng: Dhamma teachings

    To kick off Palelai Buddhist Temple's 60th Anniversary celebrations, esteemed Thai forest tradition meditation master Luang Por Thong Daeng will be making a visit to Singapore to give Dhamma teachings and inspiration to the faithful laity.

    All are welcome
    Jan 08( every Saturdays)BF West , Yeo's Building. By Buddhist Fellowship
    Venerable Thubten Damcho
    My lif as a Nun : A jounrey of Self Acceptance

    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
    Jan 21
    Feb 05
    By Buddhist Library
    Buddhist Library's Chinese New Year 2023 Activities

    Come join us for our activities! There will be puja, chanting and blessings from New Year’s eve onwards. This will be rounded off with our annual Chinese New Year Puja and Lunch Gathering (with lohei) on Sun 5 Feb 2023, 10am-1.30pm. Hope to see you at the library. (Do register your interest in the lunch gathering at so we know how much to cater.)

    All are welcome
    Jan 22 1st Day of the First Chinese Lunar Month, in the Year 4721

    Happy Lunar New Year

    Today in the Year of the Rabbit or 4721th year based on the Chinese lunar calendar, most Chinese Buddhists celebrate the Spring Festival or Chinese Lunar New Year by having prayers, offerings and blessings at Buddhist Temples.
    Jan 27
    Jan 29
    By Buddhist Fellowship
    Ajahn Khemavaro's Lunar New year Dhamma Tour

    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
    Youtube Video Sharing
    般若心経ビートボックスHeart Sutra Remix by Yogetsu Akasaka

    All are welcome

    All are welcome

    February 2023

    Feb 04
    Feb 25
    Vipassana Meditation Centre ( Singapore )
    Meditation Course for Beginners

    Feb 09
    Feb 15
    By BuddhaDhamma Foundation and Kong Meng San Monastery
    ** Luang Por Sumedho Dhammaduta Singapore 2023 **

    BuddhaDhamma Foundation is pleased to host Luang Por Sumedho (one of the senior Western representatives of the Thai forest tradition of Theravada Buddhism and first western disciple of Luang Pu Chah) in Singapore in February 2023.

    In partnership with Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery, we will be offering two activities for Luang Por Sumedho's dhammaduta :

    *(a) Week-long retreat*

    *Date: 9 Feb – 15 Feb 2023 (full residential, 8 precepts)*
    Venue: Prajna Meditation Hall, Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery (KMSPKS)
    Fee: S$200 (directly to KMSPKS)
    By registration only. *Online Registration:*
    _If registration is full, kindly indicate your interest to be placed on the waiting list ( In the event of any cancellations, interested participants on the waiting list will be contacted on a first-come, first-served basis._

    This is a stay-in retreat with 8 Precepts observance.
    Participants are required to complete the retreat in full.

    *(b) Public Talk*

    *Date: 12 Feb 2023 (Sun)*
    *Time: 7pm to 8.30pm*
    Venue: Venerable Hong Choon Memorial Hall, Level 4, Hall of No Form, Kong Meng San Phor Kark See Monastery
    Fee: Free admission, registration is required
    *Online Registration:*
    Registration Deadline: 10 Feb 2023 or till fully registered

    *If you are registering for the week-long retreat, you will automatically be registered for the public talk, so you do not need to register for the public talk separately. Use the public talk registration link if you are attending the public talk only.*
    For Enquiry: tel (65) 6849 5326 | email :

    All are welcome
    Feb 12By Kong Meng San Monastery
    4 Noble Truth Dharma Talk by Ajahn Sumedho

    More details

    All are welcome
    Feb 16
    Jul 27 (Every Thursday)
    By Buddhist Library
    Buddhist Fundamentals Certificate Course starts 16 Feb 2023

    The Buddhist Fundamentals Certificate Course, a collaborative effort between the library's resident monks and our dedicated lay teachers, will start on 16 Feb 2023. Suitable for anyone who wants to know more about the Buddha’s teachings and apply it in their lives, as well as absolute beginners to Buddhism.


    see if you can make the time for these teachings. Visit for full details and to register.

    Date: 16 Feb – 27 Jul 2023 (Thursdays)
    Time: 7.30-9.30PM
    Venue: The Buddhist Library (short walk from Aljunied MRT
    Buddhist Fundamentals Certificate Course: A Practitioner’s Guide
    Date: 16 Feb – 27 Jul 2023 (Every Thu)
    Time: 7.30 – 9.30PM
    Venue: The Buddhist Library (BL)
    Fees: $100 (BL Members), $200 only (Non members)
    Click to register (BL membership also attached within)

    About this program This certificate course is about gaining a holistic introduction to Buddhism. The Library’s goal is for you, after completing the course, to have confidence in knowledge of the Buddha’s teachings (the Dhamma) and the practice of Buddhism.

    About the classes There will be 23 sessions across 5 months and they each comprise lessons and Q&A, devotional activities and a chance to interact with fellow students. A typical class may look like this:

    7.30-8.50pm: Opening, meditation practice and lesson
    8.50-9.00pm: Break
    9-9.30pm: Lesson, Q&A and wrap up

    The list of topics to be taught is at the end of this page. About the teachers The course will be taught by the Buddhist Library’s resident monastic community (sangha), Venerable Dr. Wiloye Wimlajothi and Venerable Dr. Akiriye Somananda, as well as lay teachers Sister Foo Siew Fong and Brother Nikko Tan.

    All are welcome
    Feb 19By Buddhist Library
    Pleased to welcome Bhante Dhammika

    Pleased to welcome Bhante Dhammika back to Buddhist Library on 19 Feb 10AM

    Bhante Shravasti Dhammika is traveling to Singapore in Feb 2023 and will join the Buddhist Library for Puja on Sun 19 Feb 10-11.30am. Join us then to see him!

    For those newer to Buddhism in Singapore: Bhante is an Australian monk who was born in 1951 and became a Buddhist as a young adult. He spent many years in Singapore before returning home in 2019, and is a good friend of the Library. You can read more about him here ( and can even pick up some of his freely distributed books when you pass by the Library

    All are welcome
    Feb 17
    Feb 19
    BF West , Yeo's Building. By Buddhist Fellowship

    This is the first time Ayya Seri is teaching in Singapore. She has been based in Western Australia and learnt from her late teacher Ayya Vayama. For the past 12 years, she tended to her ill teacher with care till the latter's passing. We welcome all friends to come and listen to the Dhamma, be inspired and gain some wisdom.

    Ayya Seri has also published a tribute for Ayya Vayama Bhikkhuni Theri (her late teacher) in remembrance of her 1st year death anniversary in Dec 2022. It consists of 32 stories. They are a beautiful read.

    The link to Ayya Seri of Patacara Bhikkhuni Hermitage:
  • 𝐅𝐫𝐢, 𝟏𝟕 𝐅𝐞𝐛 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟑 | 𝟕:𝟑𝟎 𝐩𝐦 – 𝟗 𝐩𝐦 Dhamma Talk: “One Single Excellent Night”
  • 𝐒𝐚𝐭, 𝟏𝟖 𝐅𝐞𝐛 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟑 | 𝟗 𝐚𝐦 – 𝟓 𝐩𝐦 1-Day Meditation Retreat: “Power of Goodness” Registration:
  • 𝐒𝐮𝐧, 𝟏𝟗 𝐅𝐞𝐛 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟑 | Sunday Service starts at 10 am
  • 𝟏𝟎 𝐚𝐦 – 𝟏𝟐𝐩𝐦 Dhamma Talk: ”Keeping One’s Seat”
    Note: No registration is needed for talk

    All are welcome