Vesak 2015 Program Schedule

1:00 – 1:20pm Purification ceremony and reception
1:20 – 2:00pm Seating
2:00 – 3:00pm Chanting, the Ritual bathing of the baby prince and its explanation
3:00 – 3:30pm Offering of the seven treasures
3:30 – 3:50pm Break
3:50 – 4:50pm Dharma Talks by monastics: Introduction to Buddhism
4:50 – 5:30pm Guided Meditation and Contemplation
5:30 – 5:40pm Chanting in ancient Pali language
5:40 – 6:00pm Break
6:00 – 6:40pm Panel Discussion on global affairs
6:40 – 7:00pm Guided lovingkindness meditation
Performance of the song “Imagine”