New Temple in North Texas
Texas Buddhist Meditation Center
11209 Brownfield Road, Fort Worth, Texas 76028
The President, Bhante K Nanda, and Secretary, Bhante K Siri Seevalee, of the Buddhist Vihara in Houston, Texas, have opened the center in a serene area of south Fort Worth, Texas. Mrs. Shani Wijay generously donated for the acquisition and support of this center in memory of her parents. The Sri Lanka, Vietnamese and American community in the Dallas, Fort Worth, and surrounding areas also generously support the new center.
Bhantes Nanda, Siri Seevalee, and Bhante Tawalama Punnaji wish to thank the community for the Puja and luncheon held on October 5, 2008, honoring the new center.
This center will provide Vipassana Meditation classes, Dhamma classes for the children including daily and weekend service.
The official Grand Opening Ceremony and activities at the center are scheduled for early 2009.
Here are some images from the pre-inauguration pooja and luncheon held to welcome the community.