Sati Pasala programme was held at a famous beauty culture salon called Okroo Salon on 20th March 2019 from 4.00pm to 6.30pm. About 55 customers and relations of the salon participated. The programme was conducted by Ven. Kurunegala Sobhitha Thero.Read More
Sati Pasala programme was held at National Eye Hospital on 20th March 2019 from 9.00am to 11.00am. Over 150 patients and the staff of the hospital participated in this programme which was conducted by Ven. Kurunegala Sobhitha Thero.Read More
Sati Pasala mindfulness programme was held at the Colombo North Teaching Hospital Ragama on 7th of March 2019. The programme was organized by the Health Education Unit of the hospital and conducted by Dr. Dhammika Ariyananda. About 50 in Charge nurses and head sisters from all wards of the Ragama Hospital participated.
Dr. Dhammika Ariyananda’s presentation about the brain and its functions laid the perfect platform to introduce mindfulness to the participants. Several mindful games were conducted and main mindful exercises such as mindful sitting, mindful listening and mindful eating was conducted as well.
Sati Pasala mindfulness programme was held at the Batuambe Temple, Nugawela on 4th of March 2019. The programme was attended by about 150 area residents and organized by the youth club of the village. Ven. Rajasinghegama Thilakadhamma Thero conducted the programme and key mindful exercises were introduced to give the message of mindfulness to participants.Read More
New Hopewell & Wikiliya Tea Factories have organized a Sathi Pasala mindfulness programme at Sri Sudharshana Maha Viharaya on 12th March 2019 for Balangoda Three-Wheeler Drivers Association. More than 48 members of the Three-Wheeler Association participated. It ran from 3.00 pm to 5.00 pm. The programme was conducted by Ven. Kurunegala Sobhitha Thero. Being in the present moment was introduced through mindful sitting, mindful walking, mindful eating and mindful listing.
The three-wheeler drivers need mindfulness to do their jobs in safety. They can avoid most of the accidents in the road with practicing the mindfulness. Because the main reason for the accidents is carelessness. By being in the present moment that risk is reduced. Along with continues practice, this can be eliminated. This group had not participated in such kind of program before. Therefore, this was a wonderful experience for them. Some of them shared their experiences regarding “Sathiya” with others.Read More
New Hopewell & Wikiliya Tea Factories have organized a Sathi Pasala mindfulness programme at Sri Sudharshana Maha Viharaya on 13th March 2019 for School Bus Drivers Association, Balangoda. More than 65 members of the School Bus Drivers Association participated. It ran from 9.00 am to 11.00 am. The programme was conducted by Ven. Kurunegala Sobhitha Thero. Participants were guided to practice several mindful activities including mindful walking, mindful sitting, mindful eating, mindful listening and mindful games as well. This group had not participated in such kind of programme before. Therefore, this was a wonderful experience for them.Read More
Sati Pasala mindfulness programme for sewing class students on their very first day to the course was organized by New Hopewell and Wikiliya Tea Factories on 12th March 2019. The programme was conducted by Ven. Kurunegala Sobhitha Thero and it was run from 10.30am to 11.30am. About 25 students participated in the event. Key mindful activities including Mindful Walking, Mindful Listening and Mindful Sitting was conducted along with several mindful games to introduce mindfulness to these students. The venerable thero guided the students on how to do everyday tasks mindfully. The Sewing class teacher also participated in the program & she also very much impressed. On the first day of their class, they were a great honor to have such a mindfulness programme. It is very much helpful for their class as well as day to day life.Read More
Sati Pasala programme was held at Gymnasium at Balangoda on 11th March 2019 for 45 members of the Gymnasium from 9.00am to 11.00am. They enthusiastically participated in the programme. The purpose of the people who come to the gymnasium as their life habit, to relax their minds and to maintain their healthy life. Therefore, Sati Pasala mindfulness programme is very helpful for them to reach their purpose.
Ven. Kurunegala Sobhitha Thero conducted the programme in a very productive manner. Being in the present moment was introduced through mindful sitting, mindful walking and mindful eating. They shared their experiences with others at the end of the programme. According to their experiences, they said that their minds got relaxed. As this is a different target group the message about mindfulness can be passed to their families very effectively.Read More
Sati Pasala introduction programme was organized at Poojagoda Village in Lankathilake on 26th of February 2019. The programme was conducted by most Ven. Rajasinghegama Thilakadhaamma Thero and attended by about 70 area residents. Participants were guided to practice several mindful activities including mindful walking, mindful sitting, mindful eating, mindful listening and mindful games as well.Read More
Sati Pasala programme was held at Nalandawa Tuition centre on 24th February 2019 for students. The programme ran from 8.00 am to 11.30 am. Whether Nalandawa is a private education centre, the owner of the centre Mr. Naleen Gonakumbura and the Science teacher, Mr. Nalaka S. Athukorala wants to practice Mindfulness for their students as they identified the thousands of benefits of it. Therefore, they have arranged this Sati Pasala programme for their students.Read More