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Anupassana Samaadhigaraya, Aluthgama, Bogamuwa, Yakkala

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Bodhigrama Meditation Centre, Aluthgama, Bogamuwa, Yakkala

Anupassana Samadhigharya is a Meditation Centre designed for Meditators, under construction at Aluthgama, Bogamuwa, Yakkala in the Gampaha District. The Centre is located approx. 1/2 k.m. from the Colombo – Kandy main road. It is a peaceful, quiet, serene and a beautiful place with lush greenery.

To any person desirous of having a tranquilled mind, the Centre intends to provide the necessary facilities as well as correct guidance and advice. This will be an ideal place for local and foreign persons to spend a short vacation in blissful mental contentment.

To the residential monks and the laity, this will be an exclusive Centre for daily meditation practice to experience mental seclusion and inner peace without any external hindrances. It will also give an opportunity to the residential monks who study the Thripitaka to be trained in meditation.

Project Committee

  • Ven. Koratota Wessabhu Thero (Hon. Advisor)

  • Deshabandu Olcott Gunasekara

  • Eng. Chitral Panditha,

  • Archt. Suchith Mohotti,

  • Mrs. Sudharma Panditha

  • Mrs. Sujatha Dias

  • ​Mrs. Pushpa Karunarathne

  • Dr. Nawamalika De Silva

The intention was to complete the construction by Wesak 2011 to coincide with the commemoration of the 2600th Anniversary of Buddha’s Enlightenment. But due to certain constraints construction of this project is still underway. The total project cost is expected to be SLRs. 15.0 MLN. Cost per sq.ft. is estimated at SLRs. 3000.00

Contributions

Please draw cheque in favour of Anupassana Samaadhigaraya Fund, crossed A/C payee or remit your contribution direct to the following Bank Account.

The Manager, Sampath Bank Ltd,

Narahenpita

A/C No. 0040 5000 4010

Swift Code BSAMLKLX

***** Patthana Dharma Sabhawa, whilst appreciating your meritorious contribution towards the upliftment of the Buddha Sasana, would be pleased to be notified of your donation. *****


Pathana Darhma Sabaha Building Project

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Construction of Sanghawasa – Stage 2

The building situated at No. 487/25, Thimbirigasyaya Road, Colombo 05 is presently not adequate to deliver the objectives of the Founder and require upgrading to suit the modern demands in technology and accommodation of the growing number of disciples who follow Patthana, Abhidhamma studies and devote themselves on Vipassana Meditation.

In the light of the above, in order to overcome the following constraints in space and facilities, the present Director Venerable Korathota Wessabhu Thero and the lay Dayaka Sabhawa decided during 2009 to establish the above Building Development Fund.

The premises being located within the prime location in the Colombo city, provide an ideal location to monks who dwell in remote Aranya Senasana in rural areas, to reside and obtain medical services and recuperate and accordingly re-design the layout of ‘Sanghawasa’ to provide the said accommodation.

Construct a Library to store valuable Dhamma books and restore Abidhamma and Patthana Dhamma using latest IT related techniques to propagate Dhamma.

Expand the current facilities required to growing participants in Abhidhamma, Pali, Dhamma classes, conducting of Seela and Meditation retreats, conducting of Dhamma School for children. Construct and establish Patthana Chetiya within the premises, enshrine Buddha Relics enabling devotees to pay homage.

Re-locate the Buddha Mandhiraya to facilitate conduct of rituals and daily observances.As per the design concept put forward by Consultant Nandana Karunasena Associates, Chartered Architects and Urban Designers, Colombo-06, the cost of the entire project is estimated at SL Rupees Twenty Eight Million (Rs. 28M).

Your valuable participation by generous donations is anticipated by assenting cost of one square foot as SLRs. 5000.00 or multiples of same and provide your valuable assistance towards this meritorious deed to propagate Dhamma and further strengthen Buddha Sasana on this Planet Earth.

Contributions

Please draw cheque in favour of Pattana Dharma Sabha Building Development Fund, crossed A/C payee or remit your contribution direct to the following Bank Account.

Pattana Dharma Sabha Building Development Fund,

Manager, Sampath Bank,

Narahenpita

A/C No. 0040 6000 0595

Swift Code BSAMLKLX

***** Patthana Dharma Sabhawa, whilst appreciating your meritorious contribution towards the upliftment of the Buddha Sasana, would be pleased to be notified of your donation. *****







  • Patthana Dharma Sabhawa
  • 487/25, Thimbirigasyaya Road,
  • Narahenpita, Colombo 5,
  • Sri Lanka
  • TP : 011-2580417