JBV Community Center

Jethavana Buddhist Vihara has been doing work in the community for the last 33 years. We are conducting various services for the people of Birmingham City

How We support local community

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T: 0121 554 1466

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When can the public visit the temple?

9-5 all week.

Is there a daily service - 'Bodi Pooja'?

Daily service is held at 7.00 pm at the temple.

Is the temple affiliated to a charity?

Jethavan Buddhist Vihara Trust is the charity managed by temple.

What kind of donations can we make?

You can donate money to the charity or any daily needs for the monks are also welcome.

Is this temple only accessible to limited members?

Any person interested on Buddhism is welcome to visit and discuss their queries.

Do I have to pay for visiting the temple?

Visiting is absolutely free. Also if you happen to be at the temple during an Alms Giving or any other function you are welcome to have any servings available at the time.

Are there any meditation sessions?

Please contact the temple to get a schedule.

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