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Exciting News!

In September of 2019 CBV initiated a Stupa Project for the backyard at the Vihara. Our fundraising efforts and the generosity of many sangha members allowed for the Stupa to be commissioned in Sri Lanka. What we were unaware of at the time was… Continue Reading “Exciting News!”

Vihara Reopening

Good News! With the recent guidelines that the CDC issued we can begin to reopen the Vihara. We request that all sangha members who attend in person follow CDC guidelines in relation to masks and social distancing. Due to social distancing in person attendance… Continue Reading “Vihara Reopening”

Revival of Theravada Bhikkhuni Sasana in Cambodia

Ayya Sudinna visited Cambodia in December 2019. Cambodia is predominantly a Buddhist country with Buddhist Temples & Pagodas common throughout. The people are friendly & hardworking. It’s a country that has faced many hardships and is now emerging out of the gloom to take… Continue Reading “Revival of Theravada Bhikkhuni Sasana in Cambodia”

Ayya Sudinna in Cambodia

Ayya Sudinna will be departing the Vihara on December 16th, 2019 on a trip to Cambodia, arriving on the 18th in Cambodia. She will return to the Vihara on the 10th of January, 2020. The program in Cambodia includes Fourfold Sangha participation in inaugurating… Continue Reading “Ayya Sudinna in Cambodia”

A new Stupa for the Vihara

We are raising funds for a new Stupa at the Vihara. You can donate at

Children’s Dhamma Class

Some photographs from the Children’s Dhamma class held on July 14, 2019

Photos from Silent Retreat

A few pictures from the non-residential silent meditation retreat held at the Vihara from Friday June 21st through Sunday June 23rd are shown below.

Non-Residential Meditation Retreat

A non-residential silent meditation retreat is being offered from Friday June 21st through Sunday June 23rd. You can attend for all or part of the retreat. There are no accommodations for participants to stay overnight inside the Vihara, however, if you have a tent… Continue Reading “Non-Residential Meditation Retreat”

Vihara Update – June 2019

Opportunities to provide Dana and a schedule of events for June 2019

Vesak Day Celebration 2019

The Vihara held it’s Vesak Day celebration on May 19, 2019. The photos below show some of the decorations and activities at the Vihara on this special occasion. This most important Buddhist festival is known as either Vesak or Wesak, and is celebrated annually… Continue Reading “Vesak Day Celebration 2019”