Latest Announcements

Kathina Festival 2014

A Kathina Festival will be held at Amaravati Buddhist Monastery on Sunday, 2nd November. The Kathina is a tradition that has been followed for over 2500 years. It takes place during the month following the end of the Vassa (the three months’ Rains Retreat).


Looking Ahead Summer 2014 issue published

The Summer 2014 issue of Looking Ahead, Amaravati's newsletter, is now published and available for download on our new Newsletters webpage. This issue of Looking Ahead includes information about Ajahn Sumedho's birthday celebrations and the 30th Anniversary of Amaravati monastery this summer.


Sunday Afternoon Talks 2014 (13th July to 5th October)

In keeping with an established tradition, Amaravati Buddhist Monastery will be offering Sunday afternoon Dhamma talks during the traditional three-month ‘Rains Retreat’ which runs from the full moon of July until to the full moon of October. The talks commence at 2.00 p.m. (in the Sala) and will be followed by 15 minute a break for tea (3.00 p.m.).