Lankarama Buddhist Temple Schofields Sydney
Published: 01 Mar 2013
Lankarama Vihara is a traditional Theravada Buddhist Temple established in Sydney that promotes Dhamma, the teachings of Buddha in Australia. There are three residing Sri Lankan Buddhist monks regularly conducting Dhamma sermons in Sinhala and English and fulfilling religious requirements of the Buddhist community. It also provide the temporary accommodation to the visiting Banthes. It is situated in a tranquil and serene landscape in Schofields.
Venerable Pundit Meegahakumbure Dhammagavesi Thero
Venerable Pundit Meegahakumbure Dhammagavesi Thera is the Chief Incumbent of Sri Lanka Buddhist Vihara – Lankarama , Schofield , Sydney - NSW. He has been serving the Buddhist Community from the very early stages of Lankarama, which was established by SLVBA. It is important to record that he took untiring efforts with the SLVBA for the development and expansion of its services to Sri Lankan and other communities in Australia.
Venerable Dhammagavesi’s knowledge and understanding of Buddha Dhamma is excellent. As an erudite monk he helps the needy very willingly when required. He is a good counsellor and he is capable of creating an environment for the devotees to find solutions to their problems in order to lead a peaceful life. This fact is much valued by all devotees, small, young and old.
35 Oak Street, Schofields, NSW 2762, Australia
Phone: 02 9627 2594
Fax: 02 9627 2594