Welcome to Amaravati Lay Buddhist Association

We are a group of lay people from the Theravada Forest Sangha Tradition. With the blessings of the ordained Sangha at Amaravati Buddhist Monastery we run a series of days of practice and short retreats. Events are led by experienced lay Buddhist teachers. Please see below for latest news and announcements.

Latest news and announcements

Next Online Day of Practice

Is on 24 July on the theme – Are you sure? led by Martin Evans on Zoom

Next Online weekend retreat

Is on the 10-12 September led by Randula Haththotuwa and Martin Evans

Dana (donations) –

See how you can support the monastic Sangha at Amaravati Monastery, particularly in these times of the pandemic.

Dhamma section- recent additions –

  • Audio recordings from the retreat – ‘A handful of leaves’ led by Randula Haththotuwa and Martin Evans
  • Dhamma reflections to the questions from the last day of Practice