19 December 2007

42nd Council Annual General Meeting

Dear Brothers & Sisters of SPBS,

On behalf of the management committee of SPBS, I'm pleased to inform you that the Society will be holding her 42nd Annual General Meeting (AGM).

The details are as follows:

Date: 04/01/08, Friday

Time: 7.30pm (Reception begins at 7pm)

Venue: T1543

The meeting agenda are as follows:

1. Apologies for Absence
2. Matters Arising
3. Opening Speech
4. Passing of the 42nd Secretary Report
5. Passing of the 42nd Financial Report
6. Announcement of Office-Bearers for 43rd Council
7. Any Other Business

Not to forget, there is regular meetings of members on every Wednesday, 3.30pm to 5.30pm in our clubroom (PC-126, Level 2 of Polycentre & located just above Food Court 3).

The details of the Society's activities & operating hours are as follows:

Daily Chanting

Monday - Friday: 5.30pm to 6.00pm
Venue: Clubroom

Daily Meditation

Monday - Friday: 6.00pm to 6.30pm
Venue: Clubroom

Regular Meetings (All members)*

Every Wednesday: 3.30pm to 5.30pm
Venue: Clubroom

*All student members are required to attend weekly regular meetings.

Operating Hours for Clubroom

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 5.15pm - 6.45pm***
Wednesday : 12.30pm -6.45pm*****

***Unless there are any activities, the clubroom will not be opened on Saturdays, Sundays, public holidays and school vacation
****The clubroom may close later than 6.45pm

We look forward to seeing you in the event.

Thank you.

May you be well and happy.

SPBS 42nd Anniversary Day

Dear Brothers & Sisters of SPBS,

We are pleased to announce that our 42nd Anniversary Day is coming up. This year, it is going to be a Dhamma Talk by one of a venerable from Santi Forest Monastery.

Details are as follows:

DATE: 28/12/07
TIME: 5.00pm
VENUE: T1543

It is open for all SPBS members including alumni, so do feel free to join us for this spendid evening on 28/12/07.

We would like to assist you in anyway we can, hence do not hestitate to contact William @ 91126933 or email us @ spbs.sss@gmail.com.


May you all Be Well & Happy.

Wish You A Merry X-mas and A Happy New Year :)

14 December 2007


Dear members,

We are very fortunate that Ajahn Brahm will be coming to Singapore one more time this year to give us a talk and blessings on SUNDAY, 30 December.

There will be a pot-luck dinner at BF Center from 5:30pm! And at 7:30pm, Ajahn Brahm will be giving a talk on "Happiness & Gratitude" .

Details are as follows:

DATE: 30/12/07, Sunday

TIME: 5.00pm

VENUE: Buddhist Fellowship Center

[We will be meeting at Habour Front MRT @ 5pm]

If you have personal questions to ask, come early.

FREE Admission, NO tickets required

Interested party plz contact Alvin @ 96334313 or email to us at spbs.sss@gmail.com

11 December 2007

Volunteering On Ven. Jin Kong's Dhamma Talk

Dear SPBS members,

This coming Satuarday and Sunday, on 15/12/07 & 16/12/07, SPBS will be helping out Amitabha Buddhist Society in their Dhamma Talk by Ven. Jin Kong.

Details are as follows:

DATE:15/12/07 & 16/12/07
VENUE:Expo Hall II
[We will be meeting at Expo MRT at 06:30am]

NOTE: Taxi fees incurred to come for this event can be claimed from SPBS. However, members will ONLY be reimbursed if they come before 07.15am.

We would like to assist you in anyway we can. Hence, do not hesitate to contact Alvin @ 96334313 or email to spbs.sss@gmail.com

Sadhu X3

May u be well & :)

10 December 2007

Venerable Ajaan Plien Tour In Singapore

Dear SPBS members,

Venerable Ajaan Plien Panyapatipo from Wat Aranyawiwake is coming to Singapore on 10/12/07 to 12/12/07.

During his stay, he will be conducting a 3-day meditation retreat in Palelai Buddhist Temple .

The Venerable will also be giving Dhamma talks nightly from 10 December 2007 to 12 December 2007 at 7.30pm, Meditation Hall, Level 3, Chedi Dhammasathit Building, Palelai Buddhist Temple.

The Dhamma talks will be delivered in Thai & translated into English.

All are welcome to attend these nightly Dhamma talks.

This is a rare chance to meet Ajaan Plien in person, so dun hestitate any more and call Alvin @ 96334313 or Li Bin @ 98127210.

Sadhu X3

09 December 2007

11th Anniversary of Palelai Buddhist Temple Founder

Dear friends in the Dhamma,

On 23 December 07, Palelai Buddhist Temple will be be conducting a memorial service to commemorate the 11th Anniversary of its founder, Phrakru Prakassa Dhammakun's (fondly known as Luang Phor) passing away.

Details are as follows:

DATE: 23/12/07
TIME: 0900
VENUE: Palelai Buddhist Temple

[Please see enclosed for a map of Palelai Buddhist Temple]

May all be well & happy always!