This year, Sungai Long Buddhist Society (SLBS) once again celebrated Wesak at our centre on 21st May, 2016.
The events include blood donation campaign, Sunday Dhamma Schools (SDS) performances, lunch Dana, Puja, Chanting, Offering & blessing by Sangha members.
A Puja, Chanting session was held on the eve of the Wesak from 8.00 pm to 9.00 pm and ended with half an hour meditation session. Thereafter followed by SDS rehearsals for Wesak performances.
On 21st May, 2016 SLBS has the pleasure to receive a monk from Sri Lanka Buddhist Temple, Sentul to grace the Wesak celebration with a Puja, Chanting from 9.30 to 10.30 am.
Our new President, Bro Chang welcomed all members of the Sangha and Sis Suit Ling gave a short talk on significant of Wesak; commemorates the birth; enlightenment (nirvana) and death (Parinirvana) of Gautama Buddha.
SDS students presented their performances with much enjoyment and enthusiasm. Members of Sangha were treated to lunch dana. The celebration ended with sharing and transferring of Merits.
Blood donation campaign was jointly organized with Kuala Pilah General Hospital. There were 62 successful donors.