Wat phra dhammakaya thailande. Wat phra dhammakaya is home of the dhammakaya foundation or dhammakaya movement a buddhist movement founded in thailand in the 70s and also a centre of buddhist studies and research which offer degree courses in buddhist studies. It is the best known and the fastest growing temple of the dhammakaya movement. It was founded in 1970 by the maechi chandra khonnokyoong and luang por dhammajayo. It was founded in 1970.
Wat phra dhammakaya is a colossal 1000 acre buddhist temple in khlong luang district in the peri urban pathum thani province north of bangkok thailand. It was founded in 1970 by the maechi nun chandra khonnokyoong and luang por dhammajayo. Review of wat phra dhammakaya reviewed february 1 2019 via mobile this place is a must to visithere you can find the peace inside yourself and so many helpful and smiling faces are ready to help you. The temples founding has roots in the dhammakaya movement founded by luang pu sodh candasaro at wat paknam bhasicharoen in the early twentieth century.
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. Wat phra dhammakaya thai. Wat phra dhammakaya is a buddhist temple in khlong luang district in the peri urban pathum thani. With an initial fund of just 3200 baht approximately us 100 they invested selfless and immeasurable effort to transform 78 acres of rice paddies into a beautiful temple.
With the expansion of the temple to one thousand acres in 1985 wat phra dhammakaya stands on the threshold of the development of the world dhammakaya centre a resource to serve the needs of the international community. Wat phra dhammakaya or the dhammakaya temple was established on 20th february 1970 by the most venerable phrarajbhavanavisudh luang por dhammajayo master nun chand khonnokyoong and their disciples. Wat phra dhammakaya is a buddhist temple in khlong luang district in the pathum thani province north of bangkok thailand. Wat phra dhammakaya is one of the temples that emerged fr.