The Khmer Cultural and Buddhist Association, KCBA , has acquired a plot of 6,524 square meters (70,224 square feet) land located at 77860 Couilly Pont-aux-Dames to build a Khmer cultural center and pagoda on October 10, 2011 in France. The Buddhist Offering Ceremony to the Triple Gems was celebrated on Sunday October 30, 2011 that attended by a few hundred of our countrymen and faithfuls in this unique and historic event in a very brotherly and joyful atmosphere.
This site is officially dedicated to Wat Muni Sikkharam, our new Khmer pagoda for Couilly Pont-aux-Dames.
To support this project and provide for a new pagoda, we have an honor and pleasure to invite you to a great day of solidarity, A Buddhist Fundraising Ceremony, to be held on Sunday the 10th Waning Moon of Kattikā B.E.2555, November 20, A.D. 2011 Year of the Rabbit at 9:00AM at the following location:
Wat Muni Sikkharam
28 Rue Cyprien Borgnone
77860 Couilly Pont aux Dames
A Dhamma Talk on Vipassana and mindfulness meditation by Vipassana Gossalaya Jotannano Hong Keo, Vipassana Buddhist Master during a 10-Day Meditation & Vipassana Retreats at the Buddhist Meditation Center, Wat Kiryvongsa Bopharam on the 11th Waxing Moon – 7th Waning Moon of Jeṭṭha B.E.2560 equivalent to June 15 – 26, A.D.2016 in Leverett, Massachusetts, U.S.A. in 2016.
ក្រុងសាវត្ថី Sāvatthī or Śrāvastī
Vipassana chanting by Meditation Master Ketodhammo Som Bunthoeun. Footages from 2016 Vipassana classes at the Buddhist Meditation Center – Wat Kiryvongsa Bopharam in Leverett, Massachusetts, USA.
SAMDECH CHUON NATH
Khmer literature and Dhamma talk by His Holiness Jotannano Chuon Nath, the Supreme Patriarch of Cambodia Buddhism. His Holiness was born on March 11, 1883; passed away on September 25, 1969
MAHA GHOSANANDA SERVICES
Extraordinary Funeral and Memorial Services for His Holiness Samdech Dr. Maha Ghosananda