Dhamma School, Nottingham

Nottingham Dhamma School is held by Shanthi Vihara. Dhamma school is conducted on Sundays at St Patrick's Church Hall, Back Lane, Watnall Road, Nottingham NG16 1DS. This Sunday school is especially for Sri Lankan community in the Nottingham area. Currently, there are about 50 pupils studying at our Dhamma school. 

However, we are currently holding the Dhamma School online only.

Time

From 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Three Hours including 15 minutes of interval.

sinhala lessons

Sinhala Lessons

Children are given Sinhala Lessons on a session.

exam annual

Annual Assesments

All pupils are assessed at  the end of the year.

classes

5 Levels/Classes

Classes are divided into 5 sections including Primary Level.

Meditations

Mindfulness Practice

Every Session includes a brief mindfulness session.

visual

Visual Learning

Children can learn through visual materials.

Commencement

Dhamma School commences at 2:00 PM. All pupils are required to commence on time. Being punctual is the key of our discipline system. Our effort is to make every minute effective that you spend at the Dhamma school.

 

DHAMMA SCHOOL TIME TABLE

 

Time

Activity

2:00 PM – 2:30 PM

Dhamma School Commence by Observing 5 Precepts And a Brief Meditation Session

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM

Attendance Marking and Arranging Classes

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM

Dhamma Lessons

3:45 PM – 4:00 PM

Refreshments

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM

Sinhala Language Studies

5:00 PM

Worshipping Venerable Monks & Concluding of the Dhamma School

 

Registrations are open for 2020

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Refreshments for 2022 (Not Assigned)

For Dhamma School pupils, refreshments are provided at 3:45 PM. For each Dhamma School day, refreshments are usually organised by parents. Every parent may contribute by confirming a convenient date to provide refreshments.

A single day may include multiple contributions. Please inform us if you wish to contribute for a particular date.

 

Month

Nottingham
Dhamma School

Refreshments

January

 

 

  • Kasun De Silva & Parents

January

 

  • Inoka
  • Neranga
  • Varuni

February

 

  • Nilanthi
  • Nilu Manatunga

March

 

  • Dinusha
  • Nirmala & Upul

April

 

[Cancelled]

May

 

 

  • Chandima

June

 

 

  • Shamalee
  • Neranga
  • Dilrukshi

June

 

 

  • Tushari
  • Vindya

July

 

 

  • Heshani Wijethunga
  • Deleesha & Piyumika

September

 

 

  • Nilanthi
  • Nilu Manatunaga (2)

November

 

 

  • Rasangi

November

 

  • Vipuli
  • Sewwandi
  • Nadeehsha

 

Stay Updated!

Important notices and communications are delivered through our Dhamma School Viber group. Your Number will be added upon registration.

School Fees

Fees are collected in annual basis. We hire a separate venue for conducting the Dhamma School. The annual fee of £60 is collected as the hall hiring cost. The fee amount is for family despite having 2 or more children attending the Sunday School. Fees can be paid online or by bank transfer. alternatively you can hand over us on coming Dhamma school days.

By Online:

By Bank:

  •     Account Name: Shanthi Vihara & Meditation Centre

  •     Bank Name: NatWest Bank

  •     Account Number: 8 6 3 4 0 2 5 5

  •    Sort Code: 60-04-10

Note: Please include the Ref No. as "NDS FEES".