Eye Cataract Surgery Support in Sri Lanka

We had just completed the 1st batch of cataract surgeries at Suwanetha Eye Hospital, Sri Lanka. The eye camp started on 25 July and will complete on 15 Aug. The next group of patients will be operated in August by our partner, the Karuna Trust & supported by Firefly Mission.…

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Covid-19 Relief Project 2020

PROJECT BRIEF Background Since the beginning of 2020, the spread of Covid-19 has impacted the lives of millions of people worldwide. While Singapore has its fair share of Covid-19 infections, overall, what most Singaporeans suffer are mere inconveniences as a result of restrictions in our daily lives. In comparison, for…

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Dhammaduta Project 2019

Background Firefly Mission aimed to be a respected Buddhist organisation that puts the Buddha’s teachings into action in terms of dana, sila, and bhavana; and promote Dhamma knowledge and practices.  As part of our Dhammaduta works, we provides Dhamma talks, meditation retreats, kathina,  build Sala (community halls at monasteries), build…

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Sri Lanka Project 2019 Updates

Project Briefing for Clean Water Project Background In Sri Lanka, there is an increase in the number of persons suffering from renal failure due to   CKDu  (Chronic Kidney Disease from unknown causes) especially in the Central Northern Province. Though the exact causes of CKDu remains a subject of much debate,…

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Sri Lanka Project Report 2018

A) Project Briefing for Clean Water Project – Background: In Feb 2016, Sis Lim Shu Yin proposed to the FFM committee to undertake the Reverse Osmosis Project for the Sri Lanka. In Sri Lanka, around 66% of the population depends on local sources such as wells, hand pump tube wells,…

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