Thursday, March 26, 2009

Khmer New Year 2009, New Year Chanting, and Board Election

Khmer New Year Program 2009

Election Announcement

According to the Committee Meeting on Sunday, March 15, 2009, there will be an ELECTION to choose 6 Board Members for Cambodian American Buddhist Association of Hawaii (CABAH) in Sunday, April 12, 2009 at the same time of Cambodian New Year Celebration.

So, we would like to publicly announce all our members and aspirants to nominate your own name or others to be the CANDIDATE for our members to elect.

Time: Sunday, April 12, 2009 at 12 – 1:00 pm

Place: Watt Khmer Dhammara

Election Committee: Cambodian Students at University of Hawaii

Considered Nominees: must be older than 18 years old, anyone who are living in Hawaii

including Oahu and Big Island.

Note: send the nomination names through email: ,

or by mailing at: 1711 East West Road, Honolulu, Hawaii, 96848 (cc: Malin Chin)

Election Procedures: declaring of nomination --> nominees are written on the white board-->nominees have chance to speak/campaign 5 minutes-->distribution of vote ballots-->everyone (including members and nominees) cast their vote at the ballot box discreetly-->voted ballots will count openly -->declare the 6 members with highest scores from 1 to 6 only -->end

Special Chanting and Home Decoration for the Happiness, Prosperity and Success for New Year Conduct

Committees of Cambodian-American Buddhist Association of Hawaii (CABAH) would like to invite members and guests to come join our important Cambodian New Year Celebration (Bon Chol Chnam Khmer) on the following schedule. Bon Chol Chnam is very important annual Celebration for all Cambodians to have family reunion, cultural show, entertainment, and cultivate goodness/merits for their life.

Saturday, April 11, 2009

- 02:30pm: arrival of all participants and

guests at Cambodian Dhammaram Temple or Dhammaram Asrama: Parita Chanting

Sunday, April 12, 2009

- 9:00 AM - Arrival of all participants and guests : Worship Triple Gem, Observe Five Precepts, Offering Food to Monks, Meditate and Pray for Well-being of Our Ancestors as well as all Beings.

11:30 am: All participants have lunch

Note: Khmer New Year will be inaugurated (Chlong) in Sunday, April 20, 2008 to conduct Sand Mount, Buddha Bath, Khmer Dance, Khmer Music and play Traditional Games.

There will be an election to choose 6 Permanent Board Members after Lunch time.

Address: 67067A Kaelohanui St., Waialua, HI 96791

(Waialua High School, Basketball Court)

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