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Aug 13th, 2017  Sunday: 28 Buddha Pujaa

                                             Dhamma Chakka Pabattan Sutta

                                             In Observance of Shraboni Purnima                                              Program includes chanting of                                                   

Sept 10th, 2017 Sunday:  Madhu Purnima

Oct 7th, 2017  Sunday:     Prabarana Purnima

Oct 15th, 2017 Sunday:    Kathina Celebration

Nov 5th, 2017 Sunday:       Kartik Purnima

Dec. 24th, 2017 Sunday:    Shibalee Puja


The Sadhananda International Buddhist Monastary, is a non-profit organization that offers religious, educational, and cultural teachings of Buddhism to support the needs of growing population of Bangla speaking Buddhist families from Bangladesh and India in New York metro area. The name of our temple is inspired by the Highest Holiness Venerable Sadhanananda Mahathera, also famously known as ‘Bano Bhante’ in Bangladesh.

Our Mission


New York city has been a home for hundreds of Bengali Buddhist families from a long time. The city has long been recognized as a home away from home for all of us and provided us with many opportunities for our individual growth and propsperity. For all Bengali buddhists, like many other communities here, we thrived and prospered as the country prosperred. But, we have always missed one thing for several decades is a monastary,



Services are held at the main Temple:

Week-end Morning services are at 9:00 AM and 11:00 AM.



The name Buddhism comes from the word 'Budhi' which means 'to wake up' and thus Buddhism is the philosophy of awakening. This philosophy has its origins in the experience of the man Siddhartha Gotama, known as the Buddha, who was himself awakened at the age of 35. Buddhism is now 2,500 years old and has about 300 million followers worldwide. Until a hundred years ago Buddhism was

Buddhism in Bangladesh


Bangladesh is a land of glorious cultural heritage and multi-religion. The name of `Bangladesh’ has designated in 1971 as an independent and sovereign country at the cost of innumerable lives and violation of chastity of women. Its ancient name was Bengal. Bengal had two wings. They are east Bengal and West Bengal

Most Ven.
Bano Bhante


Highest Holiness Venerable Sadhanananda Mahathera
Is well known as “Bana Bhante” which means Forest Monk. Prior of his receive Novice Monk (Shramanera) Ordination;



Our temple offers a traditional setting for your most sacred celebration.

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