Austin Buddhist Vihara

"Comparing others with oneself, one should neither strike nor cause to strike."

2016 Katina Ceremony


Annual Katina ceremony of the Austin Buddhist Vihara will be held on Friday, 4th of November, 2016 at 7:00 pm.

Gilanpasa Buddha Puja and chanting of Maha Piritha will be on Saturday, 5th of November, 2016 at 5:30 am.

Katina cloth processing will be at 7:00 am.

Heel Danaya (breakfast) will be at 11:00 am.

Offering of the Katina Robe and Danaya (lunch) will be at 11:00 am.

Katina offering for this year will be offered by Panduka/Pubudini, Tharindu/Gayani, Dumith/Subhani and Nissanka/Erandi with their family members, devotees and friends.

‘Katina Pinkama’ is one of the utmost meritorious deeds in the Buddha Sasana. All are cordially invited to participate in the events.