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    Invitation to Full-moon Services

    Navam  full moon has special significance for the Buddhists in Sri Lanka  and in the world.  The two very significant incidents that took place on the Navam Pura Pasalosvaka Poya Day were the first congregation of Maha Sangha or the First Buddhist Council, and the appointment of two chief disciples of Gautama Buddha as Aggasavakes…

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    Photo Gallery

    Buddhism is a non-theistic religion that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and practices largely based on teachings attributed to Siddhartha Gautama, who is commonly known as the Buddha, meaning “the awakened one”. According to Buddhist tradition, the Buddha lived and taught in the eastern part of the Indian subcontinent sometime between the 6th and…

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    Temple Building Project

    A major milestone in the new building project! On April 03, 2014, city of West Sacramento planning department approved the use permit giving the go ahead to move forward with the building project. Next phase is obtaining the building permit and raising the funds.

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  • Reflection on Dhamma

    In order for our practice to progress to where it is truly transformational it’s essential that we connect with the triple refuge deeply within ourselves. This connection sustains our practice through the pleasant times as well as the less pleasant occasions which will inevitably arise from time to time.

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