traditional Vesak celebrations in many Buddhist communities we are providing a
lunch offering to the Sangha collectively.
This will be done in the Parish Hall of St. Peters Church Eastern
Hill (15 Gisborne Street East Melbourne VIC 3002) prior to the Vesak Friendship
Included in this opportunity is the symbolic Offering of Alms, Pindapata
in the Pali language, in the form customary in the Buddha’s time The public are
invited to offer cooked rice (provided at the venue) during the Offering of Alms
whilst mains will be in the dining hall.
- Sangha and Participants to meet at 9.30am for 10am start
at the St Peter Eastern Hill main door at 15 Gisborne Street, East Melbourne
- Drop off parking spaces for buses on
- Pindapata along Gisborne Street starts
10.00am (Participation in the Alms round is optional)
- Main lunch offering in St Peter Eastern
Hill main hall starts 11.00am (All meals will be vegetarian)
would very much appreciate your participation. For more information, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
NOTE : For temples that wish to help
cater for the lunch offering each dish is to cater for 60-80 people.