29 April 2009

Closure of BS clubroom

Dear fellow members

In view of upcoming CCA drive (6-8 May, from 11-5pm), our activity day for next wed, 6 May, will be cancel, thus the closure of BS clubroom.

In additional, those who would like to lead a helping hand for coming CCA drive may drop us an email at spbs.sss@gmail.com by 5th May 6pm with your name, date, contact no. & time available and we will get back ASAP.
(Note: CCA Points will be rewarded for helpers)

Your help & support is greatly appreciated!

With that, the 44th Management Council wishes all a very happy Labour day! We look forward to hear from U soon! =)

Vesak Day Retreat 2009

Dear members,

Good News!

Vesak Day 2009 retreat is COMING!

Our objective is to..

Celebrate Vesak Day

Gain better Knowledge in Buddhism

Achieve spiritual development of participants through Buddhism

Bonding session with the committee and also our seniors

Detail of the retreat:

Date: 08/05/2009 (Friday) – 10/05/2009 (Sunday)

Time: 2100hours (08/05/2009) – 0800hours (10/05/2009)

Venue: Palelai Buddhist Temple

49 Bedok Walk

Singapore 469145

What to expect in this Retreat..

-Taking 8 precepts

-Help in Pinapata (Almround)

-Practices walking/siting mediation

-bonding session with the committee and seniors

Where are we MEETING??

Date: 8th May 2009(Friday)
Venue: Palelai Buddhist Temple (We will meet @ Tanah Merah Ctl Station)
Time : Gather @ 9.30pm

If you wish to join us or have any enquiry please feel free to email us at spbs.sss@gmail.com!

Do remember to include your name, contact number and email address, so we can contact you back ASAP.

Closing date for registration is on 5May 2009.

Hope to see YOU at the retreat!

May you be well and happy always!!

24 April 2009

Renewal of Membership‏

Dear Members of SPBS,

You are required to renew your membership particulars now till the 18th May.
How? Here are the instructions. For:

Current Members /
Associate Members,
Send us an E-mail or SMS us with your full name.
Let us know if you have changed your Address, Contact number, or E-mail.

Graduating Batch (AY 06/07),
Send us an E-mail or SMS us on whether you wish to renew your membership status to Associate Member.
Let us know if you have changed your Address, Contact number, or E-mail.


Visit us personally at CCA Showcase from 6 May to 8 May at Sports Hall(M7).


Visit us personally at SPBS Clubroom during standard opening hours: Wed (3.30pm - 5:30pm) at Polycenter, Level 2, Room PC-126.

Guidelines for Renewal:

1. Provide us the following:

Name: xxx
*Contact Number: (H) xxx (HP) xxx
*Address / *Mailing Address: xxx

** Membership Status: Do you wish to renew to an Associate Membership? (Yes / No)

* You will need to provide the details only if you have any changes to the details mentioned.
** For graduating SP students Only.

2. For Renewal through Email:

Put the title of your email as "Renewal of Membership" and e-mail us at spbs.sss@gmail.com.

Should U have any doubts, e-mail us at spbs.sss@gmail.com.

May all of us be free from enmity, affliction and anxiety,and live happily

19 April 2009

Mind your Own Business

Hi all!

On 25th Apr 2009, we are very fortunate to be invited to a talk, "Mind your Own Business" (See attached poster), by Venerable K. Rathansara. The topic delivered by Venerable will be of great help as its concern with our daily life.

Details are as follows:

Date: 25/4/2009 (Sat)
Time: 4.30 - 5.30p.m.
Venue: Mangudhvaga Buddhist Lodge (We will meet @Kallang Ctl station @4pm)

Interested or in doubt, feel free to drop us an email @ spbs.sss@gmail.com by 23/4/2009

See You There :)
May you be Well and Happy!

Elected 44th Management Council‏

Dearest SPBS members

On behalf of SPBS, we would like to thank you for you past patronize & support. Definitely, it was a memorable & fruitful days having u all with us. We hope u all can continue & support us, SPBS, in days to come.

Hereby, we are pleased to inform you that our 44th Management Council has been elected & offically took office on 18th of April 09. Our Management Council are as follows:

Postition - Name

President - Hong Qi Yu
Honorary General Secretary - Su Hui Ting
Honorary Treasurer - Ong Jiunn Woei
Organizing Secretary - Zhang Ci Ping

Should U have any doubts, feel free to drop us an email at spbs.sss@gmail.com

17 April 2009

Recommence of our Activity Day

Dearest SPBS members,

Shortly, a brand new semester will kicked off! Our upcoming 44th Management Council extends her warmest greetings to all!

And not forgetting our Activity Day (weekly Wednesday 3.30pm - 5.30pm) will recommence.^^

For the Very 1st time,

" Come & acquainted with our newly promoted Management Council as they share & bring you through an interesting & enlightening day"

*In additional, our daily operating of the club (Except for wed) will be temporary ceased as we are currently on review of the club.

Should U have any doubts, feel free to email us @ spbs.sss@gmail.com We hope to cya there!

01 April 2009

Investiture of 44th Council

Dear Brothers & Sisters of SP Buddhist Society

On 18th April 2009,
We are having an annual
Investiture of 44th Council.

In this Occasion, the Outgoing Management Committee (43rd Council) will be handing over to the New Management Committee (44th Council) in the presence of Triple Gem. This is A Great Opportunity Not to be Miss to meet up and know the office-bearers for the 44th Council and Our Religious Advisors.

Details of the Event are as follow:

Date : 18th April 2009 (Saturday)
Time: 1.30pm
Venue: Singapore Polytechnic T1751
(We will meet at Dover MRT Control Station)

Attire: Smart - Casual

If you would like to Dana* Daily Necessities (No Food) to the Sangha, please let the receptionist know when you proceed to write your attendance.

See You There :)
May you be Well and Happy!

Should you have any enquires, feel free to email us by 11 April 2009.

dana (daana): Giving, liberality; offering, alms. Specifically, giving of any of the four requisites to the monastic order. More generally, the inclination to give, without expecting any form of repayment from the recipient.