May 2017 will be an eventful time at the monastery. Our founding teacher, Luang Por Sumedho, will be in residence and a schedule of public and other events is in preparation to coincide with his visit. From May 5 to 28, we anticipate being joined by monastic and lay guests from all over the world.
The outline for the month’s events is
May 7 – Vesākha Festival
May 10 – Vesākha Pūjā – Full Moon of May
May 12 -19 – Luang Por Sumedho Open Retreat
May 22-26 – IEM 2017 International Elders Meeting & Sangha Gathering
Preliminary information about the events and information for lay guests wishing to stay at the monastery during this period is available here http://www.amaravati.org/visiting/may-2017-events/