Lankarama Buddhist Temple

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Lankarama Buddhist Temple

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Information
Tradition/Linage Sri Lanka
Main School Theravada
Founded 1992
People
Founder(s) Sri Lankan Buddhists of Sydney
President(s) Prabhath Amarasinghe
Teacher(s) Venerable Pundit Meegahakumbure Dhammagavesi Thero
Contact Infotmation
Address 35 Oak Street
Schofields
New South Wales 2762
Australia
Country Australia
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Phone (02) 9627 2594
Website http://www.lankarama.com.au/
Email lankaramasydney@gmail.com



Welcome to Lankarama

Lankarama is opened to anyone who is interested in learning Buddhism and practicing Buddhist way of life.

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Lankarama temple

Lankarama provides the following services to the community:

  1. Monthly Sil programs and regular Meditation Programs
  2. Daily religious activities - Buddha Pooja, Bodhi Pooja, Pirith Chanting, Blessings
  3. Dhamma sermons & Dhamma discussions
  4. Religious programs for youth
  5. Dhamma School for children
  6. Vesak, Katina celebration
  7. Hospital visit for blessings
  8. Blessings for HSC students
  9. Buddhist Library
  10. Counseling
  11. Traditional Buddhist Funeral Services
  12. Compassionate programs in Sri Lanka and Australia

How you can involve yourself with Lankarama:

  1. Participate in the daily religious activitiesBuddha pooja, Chanting, Blessing and Pirith
  2. Observe Sil every month
  3. Participate in meditation programs
  4. Participate in dana
  5. Participate in Vesak, celebrations – observe sil, Vesak Lanterns, Devotional singing
  6. Utilise traditional Buddhist funeral services
  7. Bless your sick ones in hospital visits by Bhanthes for blessing
  8. Send your child to a Dhamma Schools.
  9. Use of the Buddhist Library at Lankarama
  10. Send your young children for the religious programs for the youth
  11. Encourage your teenage children to become a youth member
  12. Bring your child doing HSC for Blessings for HSC students
  13. Join Sri Lanka Buddhist Vihara Association (SLBVA) as a Member
  14. Come to a Food Fair organised by SLBVA
  15. Run a stall to help raise funds to run and develop Lankarama
  16. Volunteer as an individual or as a group for the up keep and maintenance of Lankarama

SLBVA

The Sri Lankan Buddhist Vihara Association of Sydney Incorporated was established as a charitable organisation, in keeping with the requirements of NSW government regulations for fund raising and associated activities of the Temple.

SLBVA provides Sri Lankan and broader Buddhist community with association membership of following categories:

  1. Regular member
  2. Life member
  3. Associate member

The primary responsibilities of SLBVA are to:

  1. make sure the well-being of residing monks
  2. maintain its infrastructure
  3. co-ordinate and organize all the services with guidance and patronage of the chief incumbent Megahakumbure Dhammagavesi Thero

SLBVA is governed by a management committee, under the guidance and patronage of the chief incumbent Megahakumbure Dhammagavesi Thero. It is elected at the AGM by the membership.

Source

http://www.lankarama.com.au/