Saranaloka Foundation supports
Aloka Vihara Forest Monastery
in the Sierra Foothills of California
We are currently developing a rural monastery
where women can live and train as nuns
and the lay community can stay and practice.
We welcome your visit!
VISIT THE VIHARA
CURRENT MONASTERY DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS
Learn more about our efforts to improve Aloka Vihara’s facilities – and how you can help!
DHAMMA TALKS AND CHANTS
July 25 – August 7: Silent Retreat at Aloka Vihara
August 5-14: Retreat at Cloud Mountain, OR
August 13, Community Work & Practice Day
August 20, Daylong in San Francisco
September 3: Almsgiving Ceremony at the vihara
September 11-16: Women’s Retreat at Tilden Park