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Vijithapura Dutugemunu Aranya welcomes Sati Pasela

On the 27th of August 2016 a historic meeting took place in the scenic environs of the banks of the Kalaweva. Vijithapura Dutugemunu Aranya is now an official affiliate of the Nissarana Vanaya monastery where resident monks practice meditation diligently. Logistics of commencing Sati Pasela in nearly 300 schools in the Anuradhapura

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Samadhi Buddhist Vihara. Chirstchurch, New Zealand Supports “Sati Pasela”

Most Venerable Mukuldeniyae Somarathana Maha Thero, Samadhi Buddhist Vihara, Christchurch, New Zealand supporting and appreciating "Sati Pasela" I came to know about the Sathi Pasala concept from Ven. U.Dhammajiva thero, at the time I visited him in Nissaranavanaya, Meethirigala, Sri Lanka last year. Venerable Thero said that he was inspired by

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Sati Pasela Introduced to Hon Minister of Education

On the 3rd of August 2016 at Isurupaya (Ministry of Education) the Sati Pasela concept, genesis, pilot project in schools and feedback from students were presented to Honorable Minister Akila Viraj Kariyawasam and the Secretary Mr W M Bandusena. Brief presentations were made by Professor Lakshman Jayatileka (Chairman, National Education

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Sati Pasela Journeys to Mahailluppallama, Anuradhapura

On August 3rd Sati Pasela made a historic journey. It travelled to the Anuradhapura district, to the Field Crops Research & Development Institute located in Mahailluppallama. This visit is significant because this is in a way the alma mater of the architect of Sati Pasela, Venerable Dhammajiva. And perhaps where

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Mindfulness for six year olds – a new initiative from the Dunedin  Support Group

The New Zealand Dunedin Sati Pasela support group  has developed an attractive e-book for six year olds on mindfulness practice. This book is based on the principles of the Sati Pasela program and will be shared with interested children in Dunedin and their parents in months to come. The entire e-book can be accessed via this link.  

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