Join us for the Vesak Ceremony-2563
May 25, 2019
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Florida Buddhist Vihara

Florida Buddhist Vihara, is a non-profit religious organization fully dedicated to the practice, promotion and dissemination of Gautama Buddha’s teachings of morality, compassion, kindness, self -control and generosity.  The purpose of the Buddhist teachings and practices is mainly to purify one’s senses by controlling the mind and to advance oneself towards the path of serenity, content and eternal happiness!

The Florida Buddhist Vihara provides life guidance according to Buddhist philosophy and deliver sermons to devotees from all walks of life whether they are beginners or well-versed in the practice of Buddhism. It is also a place visited by many distinguished Buddhist monks from all over the world on regular basis thus providing devotees a great opportunity to engage in their sermons and take part in meditation retreats conducted at the temple premises.

Featured Event

Vesak Ceremony-2563

Date : May 25, 2019
Time : 9:30am-9.30pm
Venue : 2208 Maydell drive
Tampa, Florida 33619

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Upcoming Events

The annual children’s Sil and meditation program

Organized by the Florida Buddhist Vihara will be held on Sunday, March 18, 2018. All children, regardless of whether they attend Sunday school are welcome to take part.

09.30 – 10.00 Observance of Sil & Buddha Vandana
10.00 – 10.40 Dhamma Sarman
10.40 – 10.50 Interval
10.50 – 11.20 Meditation
11.20 – 11.30 Interval
11.30 – 11.45 Buddha puja
11.45 – 12.30 Dane & Interval
12.30 – 01.00 Dhamma discussion
01.00 – 01.15 Chanting
01.15 – 01.30 Cleaning & End

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Browse through our blog to read informative articles on Buddhism as well as to see articles submitted by students from the Sunday school. If you would like to submit an article to our blog please send the article to

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