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 the 20th of March led by Nick Carroll on Zoom

Next Online retreat

Is from the 2nd – 4th April led by Randula Haththotuwa and Martin Evans on zoom.

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 day of practice – ‘True Freedom beyond happiness and sadness ‘ by Martin Evans and Randula Haththotuwa
  • Dhamma reflections to the questions from the last day of Practice