On the 27th of August 2016 a historic meeting took place in the scenic environs of the banks of the Kalaweva.
The Dunedin Sati Pasela support group has organized the first Mindfulness class for young children on Saturday, the 3rd September 2016 from 6pm to 8pm.
The Galle initiative is progressing well in relation to Sati Pasela activities.
The Mindfulness Facilitation program will commence in September at the G/ Batemulla College in Imaduwa.
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.
A program based on the Sati Pasela philosophy and methods has been announced for young children in Victoria, Australia.
The Sati Pasela program derives its original roots from a simple and humble initiative taken late last year in a few schools near Mitirigala. We publish some photographs which illustrate how the young children had understood mindfulness.
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.