The Washington Buddhist Vihara cordially invites you and your families to attend the Asian Food Bazaar, Sanghamitta Day celebration and Annual General Meeting scheduled to be held on Saturday 24th March 2012 at the Vihara. Please join us in this meritorious event by participating or by sending your kind donation to the Buddhist Vihara Society, Inc.
Keynote address will be delivered by Dr. Ananada Guruge, former ambassador to US. He will speak on 2600th “Sambuddha Jayanthiya” (2600th anniversary celebration of the Enlightenment of The Buddha).
9:30 am—3:00 pm – ASIAN FOOD BAZAAR
3:00 pm – 3:15 pm – VANDANA AND BUDDHA PUJA
3:15 pm – 3:30 pm – WELCOME SPEECH BY VEN. M .DHAMMASIRI
3:30 pm – 4:30 pm - KEYNOTE SPEECH IN ENGLISH BY DR. ANANDA GURUGE (The Ex S.L. Ambassador in the U.S.)
4:30 pm – 5:00 pm – ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING
5:00 pm – BLESSING SERVICE (SETH PIRITH)
May the blessings of the Buddha be with you!