Monday, June 11, 2007

The Theravada Bhikkhuni's (Nun) Visit to Scotland

The Theravada Bhikkhuni’s (Nun) Visit to Scotland

Dear devotees and friends in Dhamma,

Ven. Bhikkhuni Kusuma MA PhD, is a fully ordained Buddhist Nun who has pioneered re-establishment of the Therevada Female Buddhist Order in Sri Lanka, 1000 years after the Order gradually vanished.

The Bhikkhuni Ven Dr Kusuma as part of her current tour of the UK will be paying a brief visit to Scotland and staying in Glasgow from 18th to 20th June 2007. It is a great privilege for us all to meet Bhikkhuni at the SBV where she will be delivering two Dhamma sermons both in Sihala and in English .

The programme for the Bhikkhuni’s visit at the Scotland’s Buddhist Vihara is as follows.

Monday 18th June 2007: 7.00pm -8.00pm - Dhamma Sermon (in Sinhala)

Tuesday 19th June 2007: 6.30pm-7.30pm - Meditation and a talk on Mindfulness
(in English)

You are invited along with your family and friends to join us in these worthy events.

If you would like to meet Bhikkhuni personally please contact Nelum on 079 323 925 69.

With Metta

Scotland’s Buddhist Vihara Organising Committee