Songkran Festival 2017
Sunday 16 April 2017
from 9 am to 5 pm
You are invited to participate our Thai New Year ( Songkran Festival ) at Wat Mahathat Temple Kings Bromley
09.30 Arrival of participants
10.00 am the chair person to light the candle and request the five precepts. monks will perform the chanting.
10.20 Monks receive Alms
11.00 Offering Dana lunch to Buddhist Monks
from 12.30 procession of Money Tree ( Fund Raising to support temple ) distinguished guests are invite to take part of the Procession Money Tree stating from the the temple gate
then soon after the ending of Money Tree the ceremony the Entertainment Starts.
The Buddhist Ceremonies are
Bathing Buddha Image
Monks Blessing for good wishes for the Thai New Year Day
special Chanting for individual of the Day , This chanting monks chant only one day each year since we moved in Kings Bromley Temple in 2006( in the Marquee on the left when you enter to the temple)
Funds Raising ( Money Tree) to support all the temple activities and up keeping for the Temple Funds.
Offering the New Bells.
Food Stalls / Thai goods from Thailand
and many stalls for the charity on the day.
Thai costume Contest
Lucky Dip for all
Good items donated by members of the temple for the charity
painting / watch/ hand bags / gold
the first Prize = Return Ticket from
Thai - Airways international
IPhone 7 plus and more prizes
meal for two from Thai Restaurants all over the countries