放生


今年的卫塞节过的特别有意义。我一早就到渡悲林和大伙儿一块儿出海放生。我并不认为一天的放生就能够弥补我一切的失误和过错,因为虔诚是从心燃起,而每天积德,回向众生才是我的宗旨。

有好多好多的海鲜,都是从kelong买来放生的。

这是龙虾,还有其他鱼,我不清楚他们的名称,也不方便拍照。

让他们回归大海。。。

我第一回放的是鱼。

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16 responses to “放生

  1. 放生是一项很有意义的活动,绝对赞成!
    但总会有多数人忽略了放生的意义。。

    曾经文芳和铭顺就一起做了放生活动,就像你这活动形式一样。

    Myanmay & SiChuan disasters do give us alot of messages, to treasure our lives meaningfully as well as others’.

    This activity marks the month of the (May) Vesak as well as this yr’s both disasters dued in May.
    Hope every1 just make a little bit kindness that you yourself can afford.
    You can make a difference by making a contribution* through the following donation hotlines:

    1900-112-5121: S$6
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    1900-112-5123: S$50

    Please donate generously! We thank you for your kindness.

    *All donation hotlines are open from 22 May to 1 June 2008.
    *Each call is subjected to $0.214 administration charge, inclusive of 7% GST.
    *Callers aged 18 years and below must seek parental consent.

    Thanks Joanne.

  2. hihi Joanne,
    Whoa…u let them go back to the sea,by the way where is kelong???Ans something i hve been wanting to ask u,all the handphones tat are used during acting are mediacorp artistes ones,or jus props???

  3. hey. i dreamt of u last night but i dunno whether you will believe or not. haha. anw, i’m a gal. so no worries. haas.

    and lastly, all the best in whatever u do. JIAYOU !! 🙂

  4. Baiiiiii…..Weiiiiiiii………Xiuuuuuuuu!

    Do you like the way I exclaimed? My mother said the way I exclaimed so cute.

    FYI, my speech is slurred and I am hearing impaired. ( Felicia and Fiona know that.) If I meet you again and if the situation allow, I will exclaim “Baiiiiii……Weiiiii…..Xiuuuu’ when I am near you. You want that?

    Okay, back to comment on your postings of pics.. It is nice to see you doing good deeds , rescuing poor sea animals from captivity.

    BTW, I visit some restaurants which show pics of your artistes colleagues eating turtles. Did you see how turtles are killed in cruel manner , their heads are bashed to death and tears are seen coming out from their eyes. ( my relative told me it is a sin to eat turtle meat because of the methods used.)

  5. melissa miss j0anne

    heyy joanne jiie..good to see you updatign ur blog again..its always so heartwarming whenever readign ur entry=)) hmmm..thanks for giving me the advice out BGR..i finally had the courage to sort things out with him..thanks thanks..hmms..how’s filming so far?hmmm cant wait for yahx new drama yea?!?! haaa..till then take care and see ya so0n,ok? do reply me yah..

    LOVES~LOVES~LOVES~

  6. Hi Joanne, I assume you are Buddhist then? I’m not a very staunch Buddhist, but I applaud you for doing such a meaningful act. 🙂

  7. Sorry, I’m not doubting your sincerity or all those who beliff in the “放生” activities.

    But have you wonder, if there’s no such activities, would such a large amount of animals and sea creatures be caught in the first place (and probably injured/died in the process of being caught and transferred around) ?

    And what’s the purpose of “放生” when likely these poor creatures are caught again almost immediately and sent to the kitchen ? Maybe to be eaten by the very same people who “放生” just a moment ago.

    All for a day or two of goodness ? Sigh…

  8. heloo

  9. hi joanne,

    im rly happy tt u updated ur blog agn! :] i always took so long tym to update and i rly wonder where u get so much tym from. hahas. im starting to feel tt blogging is a tiring thing to do. =p

    andand im rly rly rly curious abt y the earthquake happen. i got a lot of different answers from my frens like the earth’s surface moved and stuffs. from that, i began thinking abt how fortunate abt sporeans are. we do not need to worrk abt such things except for natural resources tt spore is lacking in. [water n stuffs] uh well, this sounds so geographic. =x i wonder how are the victims of the sichuan ppl doin and where will they stay in now. oh sigh* we r a bunch of very fortunate ppl.

  10. you look cute in the hat!!
    =))

  11. hey joanne,
    its quite a meaningful activity.
    its so good, to see them back to where they belong 😀
    i just hope that those fish are still alive when they are freed =)
    its is said by my teacher that our much younger generations will not knoe wad is seafood as they are already extinct T.T

  12. hello joanne!

    life in temasek sec is eewhh.
    tons of hmwk, uh.

    btw, you from VJC right?

    haha. great to see you saving those animals from captivity!

    love you loads,
    wan ni

  13. iweekly reported that you will be taking part in the blockbuster, little noya! Seems like a really promising and much anticipated drama. im really looking forward to it. Do update frequently on it when filming has started please! =D

  14. heehee, that’s y i’m vegetarian 🙂

  15. hey joanne! i heard that if u 放生 certain fishes/creatures, u cant/are not allowed eat them for ur whole life.

  16. i think this activity is very meaningful.
    after i read this post, i am so happy.:D
    because ive been a vegetarian and i really hope people will not have this mindset that animals are meant to be eaten.
    this activity you posted is very good & it teaches evryone.
    i think evryone should all do such good deeds to not give the animals more sufferings anymore.
    as for the person who commented “just me..”
    i think you should not even doubt the sincerity.
    放生 is a very good way. & i strongly encourage more people to do that. not only on special days but perhaps, everyday?

    you say” what’s the purpose of “放生” when likely these poor creatures are caught again almost immediately and sent to the kitchen ? Maybe to be eaten by the very same people who “放生” just a moment ago.”

    this is fate. if th animal is fated to be slaughtered & kill,
    then we have no choice. but at least we did have th chance to let free of some. & we did try our best to save some.
    at least these animals can have th moment of happiness.

    & you shouldn’t think sooo much in th first place by doubting this act of kindness.
    you should be positive, not pessimist.

    anyways, i am happy you posted this!
    i love this post, joanne.<3

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