The Temple’s 67th anniversary celebrations will culminate with a two day elaborate prayer ceremony to be held in it’s premises on 15th and 16th Oct 2009. grand dinner will also be hosted on 15th Oct for more than 1,000 guests. The guest-of-honour for the dinner will be Mrs. Josephine Teo, TPSTST Honorary Advisor, MP for Bishan-Toa Payoh GRC and Advisor to Bishan-Toa Payoh GROs.
Ullambana Festival On 6 September 2009 (18th Day of the 7th Lunar Month)
TPSTST organizes the ullambana ceremony annually on the third Sunday of the 7th moon and accordingly, this year’s ceremony was conducted on 6th Sep 2009. The ceremony combines prayers and offerings of food with joss paper for ancestors and the salvation of the solitary souls. The crowd increases yearly and on this occasion, there were registration for prayers to more than 1,700 ancestors.