Wat Tampa In English

What's Happening at Wat Tampa

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 2:30pm. Come join us for great food and a great view.

Interested in meditation workshop? Please let us know your interest by clicking on the Feedback button (left side of screen) and selecting Meditation Workshop in the Type Request pull down menu.

Click here to learn more about the Buddha Learning Group. The discussion group meets every Sunday in the main Temple between 11:30am and 12:45pm. 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!

Site Visitors
5306 Palm River Road Tampa, FL 33619
Tel: 813-621-1669


Have questions? Use the Feedback button to ask them

Official Schedule

Saturday, August 20, 2016 @ 13:00 – 17:00
Time Leaders Activities Location
13:00 – 13:10 Dr. Wan / Volunteers Registration (Tea, coffee, and water) Common area
13:10 – 13:20 Mr. Tom Welcome to Wat Mongkolratanaram Tampa The Buddha Hall
13:20 – 13:40 The Abbot Morning Chanting and Five Precepts The Buddha Hall
13:40 – 14:30 Chaplain Niphon Introduction to Meditation and practice The Buddha Hall
14:30 – 14:40 Dr. Wan / Volunteers 10 minutes break (Tea, coffee, and water) Common
14:40 – 15:10 Chaplain Niphon Mindful Stretching (Moving Meditation) Outdoor / River Front
15:10 – 15:40 Chaplain Niphon Mindful Walking (Walking Meditation) Outdoor / River Front
15:40 – 16:10 Chaplain Niphon Mindful Sitting (Sitting Meditation) The Buddha Hall
16:10 – 16:15 Chaplain Niphon Share Loving-Kindness and Compassion The Buddha Hall
16:15 – 16:25 Dr. Wan / Volunteers 10 minutes break (Tea, coffee, and water) Common Area
16:25 – 16:45 Chaplain Niphon Questions and Answers The Buddha Hall
16:45 – 17:00 Abbot Conclusion Offerings to the Monks and Blessing Participants The Buddha Hall


1.  There is no charge for the workshop but donations are accepted.
2.  Loose, light colr clothing is recommended.
3.  Feel free to bring your personal meditation cushion if you have one.
4. Please review the meditation guidelines athttp://wattampainenglish.com/test/meditation-workshop-2016/meditation-guidelines.html

Points of ContactTelephoneEmail
Chaplain Niphon Sukuan 206-267-8140
Tom Willis 813-486-1078
Dr. Wan Thongsa-nga 123-456-7812