Mother & Baby Blessing

However much we love our Mom, it can sometimes be hard to find the words to tell her just how much she means to us. Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring mothers and motherhood.

During this Buddha’s birthday celebration, Fo Guang Shan Nan Tien Temple will conducting a blessing service for all mother. Through this special Dharma service, may all of us to express our heartfelt love , appreciation and gratitude for all mothers, and everything they does and has done for us over the years. May all mothers and their loving family to receive Buddha’s blessing & protection, and wish them a healthy and auspicious family life together.

Where: Tumbalong Park
When: Sunday 7th May 2017, 2:00pm
Cost: $45

Please click on the link above to register. Alternatively, you can download this form to print out and fill in. Submit to your closest Temple branch or hand in on the day at the registration booth.

Registration Form (in Chinese): DOWNLOAD

天之大,唯有媽媽您的愛是完美無瑕;佛光照耀之下,因為有您,我才有 了家。
欣逢佛誕到來,佛子藉此普天同慶佛陀的誕生,同時不忘母親養育之恩。 佛光山南天寺及國際佛光會雪梨協會,希望藉此發起孩子們孝親報恩之心,為 自己乃至天下所有母親祈福祝禱,願偉大的母親們都能獲得佛菩薩的加持庇 佑,身心健康,平安吉祥。

歌頌母愛的偉大,表揚母親的恩德,誠摯邀請您,牽著辛勤撫養您長大的 媽媽,蒞臨達令港 Darling Harbour – Tumbalong Park,讓我們一起為偉大 的母親祈福祝禱。

一、活動地點:達令港, Tumbalong Park
二、活動時間:7/5/2017 (日) 2:00pm
(12:30pm 開始受理報到 – 贈送白玉手念珠一條)
三、報名費用:澳幣 AUD$45
** 活動結束後,請示禮物卷領取精緻禮物乙份。
** 祈福儀式,孩子將為母親戴上祝福聊表孝心,邀請闔家攜手出席。

Download link: Mother’s Day Ceremony Registration Form

A newborn is a gift of hope and a promise to ourselves and to the world at large; a continuation of the power of life expressed in the new little face you hold before you.

Fo Guang Shan Nan Tien Temple is pleased to present the Buddha’s Day Baby Blessing Ceremony,where children under the age of five will be blessed by the Venerables of Fo Guang Shan NanTien Temple, so that they may live a happy and fulfilled life under the protection and guidance of the Buddha and Bodhisattvas.

Last registration is at 1:30pm at the registration counter next to the stage.

Objectives:

Baby Blessing Ceremony is to bless children under the protection and guidance of the Buddhas so they may live a happy, healthy and fulfilled life.

Age group:

Group A: Expectant Mother    Group B: 6-12 months old    Group C:  1-5 years old

Venue:

Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour

Date/Time:

7/5/2017 (Sun), 2:00pm (Registration at 12:00pm)

Fee:

Group A: $20 (Baby Shower Blessing, souvenir)

Group B: $35 (Baby Blessing, souvenir costume, baby draw lots ceremony, certificate, gift)

Group B: $20 (Baby Blessing, certificate, gift)

Ceremony Procedures

1. Registration – Group A collect souvenir costume
2. Baby Blessing Ceremony
3. Group photos, receive certificate
4. Group A will be continuing with baby draw lots ceremony

How to register

1. Click the link at the top of the page to download form
2. Fill out form and select Group A or B or C
3. Hand in form with payment to closest BLIA branch or
4. Hand in form with payment at the registration booth at the festival (7th May 2017)

Registration Form (in Chinese): DOWNLOAD