Temple Forest Monastery



What’s Happening:

Luang Por Piak to visit Temple April 28–May 1, 2017

A highly respected teacher will be visiting Temple from April 28–May 1: Ajahn Piak, an accomplished disciple of Ajahn Chah, will offer teachings on the weekend of April 29 and 30, including a public talk offered at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 30 (in place of the usual meditation workshop). We expect that he will be available for questions and Dhamma conversation also on Saturday, April 29. He will be accompanied by four other monks, including Ajahn Issara Uttamacitto, and Ajahn Siripanyo who will translate from Thai to English. Please join us for this special occasion.

Sunday, April 30, 1 p.m. :
Dhamma Talk in Thai language,
with translation in English

Saturday, April 29, 11 a.m. :
The usual daily meal offering,
followed by Dhamma discussion

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Contemplative’s Craft

In honor of Luang Por Viradhammo’s 70th birthday today, April 27, 2017, we are joining a number of monastery websites in making available a new book of his talks, titled The Contemplative’s Craft.

Please feel free to download and distribute:

Download this book in any of these formats: 



e-book (epub) |


kindle (mobi)


How To Help / What’s Needed

You can find out more about what’s needed or useful – including a list of currently needed items – on the Contribute page. 

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Financial Questions

The monastery’s expenses and finances are handled by the non-profit organization Jeta Grove:

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