Theravāda Buddhism Web Directory

Gorakana

Buddhist nuns, who in the past were confined to religious work on their own nunneries, are now playing a more effective role as social workers and change agents in society due to the training and education given to them. In the Center, social services such as Family counseling, pregnant women counseling, weekly meditation for adults as well as children, counseling for girls from correction schools, Children Dhamma programs and classes, delivering Dhamma discourses at events organized by schools and communities, conducting full day religious programmes for the general public, and many others are provided by the nuns of the Center.

Lamet
Surat Thani

Suan Mokkh is a forest monastery along the coast of Southern Thailand, 600 km from Bangkok. It was founded in 1932 by Buddhadasa Bhikkhu and grew to become the most innovative and progressive Buddhist teaching center in Siam. Although Buddhadasa Bhikkhu has passed away, much of his work continues.

For meditation retreats at Suan Mokkh, see:

http://www.suanmokkh-idh.org

Tambon Thung Samo
Chang Wat Phetchabun

This recently established monastery in remote Northern Thailand, is led by Ajahn Achalo. Ajahn Achalo also leads meditation retreats in Malaysia and Australia, and conducts pilgrimages to the Holy Sites of India.

Houston
Texas

Houston Buddhist Vihara was founded in June 1988, and is run by monks from Sri Lanka.

Singapore

Aimed at providing a place for all (buddhist and non-buddhist alike) who are interested in studying and practising the essence of the Buddha's teachings. Retreat schedule, regular programs, teachers (Sayadaw U Pannathami, Sayadaw U Pannananda), activities, photos, general information.

 

San Jose
CA

A vihara under the directorship of U Silananda. Teaches meditation in the tradition of Mahasi Sayadaw.

Buddhist community in Sri Lanka.

List of Buddhist organizations operating in North East USA: New York City, NY State, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New Jersey & Vermont.

This site is prepared to provide facilities in relevant fields of study for making researches into Pali Literature in Korea and abroad.