The Forest Hermitage

The Forest Hermitage (วัดป่าสันติธรรม) is a branch of Wat Nong Pah Pong (วัดหนองป่าพง), the late Luang Por Chah’s principal monastery in N. E. Thailand. Set in the Heart of England it is a small peaceful Buddhist hermitage after the tradition of the forest monasteries of North East Thailand and comprises Santidhamma, the original property where the monks live and where occasional events open to the public are held, and Bhavanadhamma, which is for nuns, female devotees and guests.  The Buddha-Dhamma Fellowship is the trust responsible for both. The community is led by Ven. Chao Khun Bhavanaviteht (Luang Por Khemadhammo) OBE, whose blog, News & Musings, can be found here.


News

Luang Por in London - On the first Sunday of the month Luang Por will be at the Coconut Thai Restaurant in Acton to eat and to give a Dhamma Talk. 
Next on Sunday,
 August 3rd.

Coconut Thai, 3 Market Place, Acton, London W3 6QS. Tel: 020 3490 8422

The BDF Blog – We have a new blog with news from the Buddha-Dhamma Fellowship, the Forest Hermitage’s lay community. There’s a link in the side menu or you can find it here.

The Forest Hermitage Calendar for 2014 is available, contact us if you would like one.

Available for download here in both English and Thai is our programme of events.

Live-in Lay Helper wanted – a man is needed to live in and be a general help.

Meditation at The Forest Hermitage at 8pm, Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. Please do not be late.

Opportunities exist to live in and train with us at The Forest Hermitage.
Email us at the address below if you’re interested.

HELP:
We have a small community to feed every day, two properties to look after, retreats to manage and events to organise.
If you think you can help, please get in touch. We offer a beautiful place and a great opportunity for some worthwhile practice.

 

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The Forest Hermitage,  Lower Fulbrook,  Warwickshire,  CV35 8AS
Email: enquiries@foresthermitage.org.uk
The Buddha-Dhamma Fellowship, Registered Charity No. 289913