Wat phra dhammakaya tailandia. Is a buddhist temple in thailand. The temples founding has roots in the dhammakaya movement founded by luang pu sodh candasaro at wat paknam bhasicharoen in the early twentieth century. The wat phra dhammakaya and dhammakaya foundation have 84 coordination centers in 31 countries around the world. It was founded in 1970 by the maechi nun chandra khonnokyoong and luang por dhammajayo.
Wat phra dhammakaya is one of the few temples in thailand that puts such emphasis on order. Wat phra dhammakaya thai. For many thai temples the focus is more on letting go and convenience to maintain a peaceful mind than upholding themselves to any kind of disciplined code of conduct. Wat phra dhammakaya is by far the most influential buddhist temple in thailand the worlds most populous theravada buddhist country with an estimated 10 million followers drawn from meditation centers across the nations 77 provinces university buddhist clubs and many other layers of thai society.
232 moo 7 khlong 3 khlong luang pathumthani 12120 thailand tel. The extension of the wat phra dhammakaya which is 791 acres was acquired in the name of the dhammakaya foundation using the funds from followers who donated to the temple to expand the temples public area. A temple under siege. This new public areas purpose was to provide a peaceful sanctuary to facilitate meditation teachings buddhist events and monastic ceremonies.
Pbwat phra dhammakayab is a buddhist temple in khlong luang district in the peri urban pathum thani province north of bangkok thailand. Wat pra tammakaj is a buddhist temple wat in khlong luang district in the peri urban pathum thani province north of bangkok thailand. Wat phra dhammakaya thai.