Activities and program of Karuṇā Sevena

Buddhist holidays - Uposatha days

The possibility of individual meditation seclusion in ārāma Karuṇā Sevena under the guidance of the Venerable bhikkhunī Visuddhi.


You can get more information by e-mail: karuna.sevena.en@gmail.com

  May 2021 

  5.05.; 12.05.; 19.05.; 26.05.  

 Chanting parittaṃ and mettā meditation 

 (Online Safeguard recitals and following mettā meditation  from 7 pm)

  13.05. - 16.05.   

Meditation course for beginners and newcomers

 (in the ārāma Karuṇā Sevena)


Oslava Vesākhā

 (Celebrating one of the most important Buddhist holiday)

  June 2021 

  10.06. - 13.06.   

Meditation course for students of online ABC teaching 

 (in the ārāma Karuṇā Sevena)

  July 2021 

  2.07. - 11.07.  

Meditation course with Buddha  Maṅgala

 (Intensive meditation course led by the Venerable Bhikkhunī Visuddhi)

  July 2021 - October 2021 

  24.07. - 20.10.   


 (Venerable Bhikkhunī Visuddhi is in meditation seclusion)


 January 28  2021  

Duruthu (phussa) uposatha

>> The Buddha’s first visit to Sri Lanka



 February 27  2021   

Navam (māgha) uposatha

>> The day of the ordination of ven. Sāriputta and ven. Mahā Moggalāna. The First Buddhist council after the Buddha’s death



 March 28  2021 

Madin (phagguṇa) uposatha
>> The first Buddha’s visit to his kingdom Kapilavasu, after reaching the enlightenment



 April 27 2021   

Bak (citta) uposatha

>> The second Buddha’s visit to Sri Lanka,

Sri Lankan New Year



 May 26 2021   

Vesak (vesākhā) uposatha

>> The celebration of Buddha’s birthday, his enlightenment and entering the parinibbāna



 June 24 2021   

Poson (jeṭṭhā) uposatha

>> Buddhism was officially introduced to Sri Lanka



 July 24 2021   

Esala (āsāḷhā) uposatha

>> Day of the Dhamma, The First Discourseof the Buddha, arrival of the sacred toothrelic in Sri Lanka



 July 5 - October 20 2021   


>> Beginning of rain retreats




 August 22 2021   

Nikini (sāvana) uposatha

>> Seclusion of monks and nuns after the Buddha’s passing away, the time of fasting and seclusion for monastic communities



 September 21 2021  

Bināra (poṭṭhapāda) uposatha

>> The day of the inauguration of the bhikkhunī Saṅgha


 October 20 2021   

Vap (assayuja) uposatha, - Pavāraṇā

>> The end of Vassa period, the day
of the Abhidhamma - The Buddha
was teaching the Abhidhamma to the
gods in the Tāvatiṃsa heaven



 November 19  2021  

Il (kattikā) uposatha

>> The day of passing away of venerable Sāriputta, the Buddha ordained the first sixty disciples



 December 19 2021  

Unduvap (māgasira) uposatha

>> The day of Bodhi, bringing of the Bodhi tree by Saṅghamittā therī to Srí Lanka