S A N T A C I T T A R A M A B U D D H I S T M O N A S T E R Y
Events at Santacittarama do not require booking and are free of charge. However, those wishing to stay overnight must book in advance - see Visiting for information.
20th OCTOBER: Study and practice day
Saturday, 9:30 am – 5:00 pm, in Italian. For those who already have some meditation experience. Periods of sitting and walking meditation with readings and discussion on a chosen theme. Please bring a contribution for lunch, which is at 11 am.
28th OCTOBER: KATHINA – Offering ceremony
Sunday, 10:30 am ─ 3:30 pm. All are warmly welcome. KATHINA is a joyous celebration, re-affirming the mutually supportive relationship of monastic and lay Buddhists, and happens only once a year in each monastery wherever a community of monks have completed the three-month rains retreat residence. Traditionally it centres around the giving of cloth for robes, but in modern times it has also become an opportunity for offering other requisites that meet the needs of the monastery and its resident community.
Wednesday at 5 pm,
in Italian, at the "Biblioteca Universitaria
With Ajahn Chandapalo, in Italian, at Solanas. Information and booking: [email protected], Paola 334 679 5221 (7 - 9 pm).
RETREATS PLANNED FOR 2019 (Italian language)