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Saranaloka Foundation supports a small community of Theravada Buddhist nuns living at Aloka Vihara in the Sierra Foothhills.

 

We are currently developing a rural monastery where women can live and train as nuns and where the lay community can practice.

WE’VE MOVED TO THE FOOTHILLS

In May the Aloka Vihara community moved from San Francisco to a forested rental property in Placerville.

MONASTERY VEHICLE NEEDED

With the move to a rural location, we are in need of a vehicle to support the monastic community. Please read…

VISIT THE VIHARA

Look at our calendar and events page for teachings, pujas, and other events to attend.

DHAMMA TALKS AND CHANTS

Listen to online Dhamma talks and Buddhist chants.

ECO DHAMMA

Video Talk by the nuns: Right Action on Climate.
Sign Dhamma Teachers’ Statement on Climate Change.
Join us for the People’s Climate March: New York, September 20-21.

NEWS

Latest Slide Show and Vihara News.

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Please contact us if you would like to join one of our two email lists:
-Happenings In & Around the Vihara (biweekly)
-Occasional Messages (about once a month)

Saranaloka Foundation is a Federal Nonprofit 501(c)(3) Corporation
Federal Tax Identification Number (EIN): 42-1701612
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