The monastery is a residence for Buddhist monks and those who wish to train as Buddhist monks. It also functions as a spiritual sanctuary for interested friends who may visit for varying periods of time. Ajahn Vīradhammo is the resident senior monk at Tisarana.
This year we will hold our annual Vesākha Pūjā on Saturday, May 30. This is a day commemorating the Buddha's birth, enlightenment, and death. The commemoration will begin with the taking of the 5 Precepts at 10:30 am under the large outdoor tent (conditions permitting). At 11:00 am the monks will receive the meal danā (a potluck lunch). ... (click here to read the full update)