S A N T A C I T T A R A M A   B U D D H I S T   M O N A S T E R Y

News   Programme   Visiting   Community   Photos   Buddhism   Meditation   Teachings



Events at Santacittarama do not require booking and are free of charge. However, those wishing to stay overnight must book in advance - see Visiting for information.


6th DECEMBER Meeting in TERNI

Thursday, at 6 pm at the "Associazione culturale Althea", corso del Popolo 26, Terni. With Ajahn Chandapalo, in Italian. Guided meditation, talk, questions and answers. Booking is necessary, at tel.  n. 388 440 7442.


9th DECEMBER:  Meditation class for beginners

Sunday, 3:305:00 pm. In Italian. Due to space limitations it is necessary to book in advance, preferably via email. Priority is given to those who have never previously attended such a meeting.

26th DECEMBER 6th JANUARY:  Daily silent meditation

Every afternoon there will be a silent meditation at 4 p.m. followed by a tea break at 5 and evening chanting and meditation at 7:30 p.m.


7th JANUARY - 1st APRIL:  Monastic Retreat

A period for the resident community to develop their practice, free of other commitments. Day visitors are still welcome if they wish to share the silence and meditate or to support the retreat by bringing food offerings. Overnight stays will not be possible during this period.

The evening meditation beginning at 7:30 will continue as usual, except for Mondays. During this time there will be no informal meeting over tea at 5 pm and the telephone will be answered only in the mornings between 8:00 and 9:00.




RETREATS PLANNED FOR 2019 (Italian language)


24th28th APRIL:  Morlupo (Rome)

With Ajahn Chandapalo, organized by the A.Me.Co. See www.associazioneameco.it for information and booking.






Please note that, although every attempt will be made to follow this programme, it is planned a long time in advance and may be affected by unforeseen circumstances. To be on the safe side please check this web page a couple of weeks beforehand.


Back to top