WatTampaInEnglish is the unofficial web site for Wat Tampa (Wat Mongkolratanaram)
Dogs are welcome at the Sunday Market but please don't bring them onto the deck where the food is served.
The Sunday Market is held every Sunday, come rain or shine, from about 8:30am until 1:30pm. Some booths may run out of food earlier. Come join us for great food and a great view.
Interested in meditation workshop? Open the Meditation menu and select 2017 Meditation Workshops for a list of dates. Signup forms are available in the Temple. You can also sign-up at the workshop.
The Temple is celebrating our 35th anniversary June 2-4. Details of the celebration will be posted on this site once they are finalized.
Click here to learn more about the Buddha Learning Group. The discussion group meets every Sunday in the main Temple between 11:30am and 12:30pm. On the second Sunday of each month we have a more formal session on Buddhism.
Click here to see some interesting information about Wat Tampa!
Click here to learn more about Wat Tampa. Even frequent visitors may find something interesting on this page! Opens in a new window!
Are you interested in learning more about Buddhism and Thai Culture?
The Temple is sponsoring a discussion group on Buddhism and Thai Culture. The discussion group meets weekly at Wat Tampa. The purpose of this group is to introduce interested people to the background and history of the Buddhist religion and the relationship between Buddhism and Thai culture. The group is focused on topics that are of interest to the group.
We are soliciting your input for topics or questions you have. Please use the Contact Us or Feedback links to submit your topics or questions. Your input is greatly appreciated and will be covered during the next Buddha Learning group meeting.
|What:||Buddha Learning Group - Answers to your questions!|
|Why:||Q&A on Buddhism and Thai Culture|
Every Sunday (icluding festivals and holidays) from 11:30 to 12:45
On the second Sunday of each month we generally have a speaker who can address more advance questions.
|Where:||The Main Temple|
On the second Sunday of each month we have a more formal session on Buddhism. A web link to the material will be posted here with any additional information recommended. These sessions will be held between 11:45am and 12:45pm in the Temple. We will continue to answer other questions on the Temple between 11:30am and 11:45am on other Sundays.
For more information, see Tom at the Sunday Market water station or use the Feedback links on this site to ask your questions.
You may want to view the PBS video on Buddhism at http://www.pbs.org/thebuddha/program/.
One of the best resources on Buddhism that have found is at http://buddhanet.net.