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Upcoming Events

  • Jun 20, 2024, 10:00 PM GMT+2 – Jun 22, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A mediation camp at the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. A mediation camp offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth.
  • Jun 27, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – Jun 29, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A mediation camp at the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. A mediation camp offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth.
  • Jul 05, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – Jul 13, 2024, 3:00 PM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Meditation retreat for advanced meditators. On this retreat, a few techniques of the Buddhist meditation (samatha-bhavana and vipassana-bhavana) are practiced. It is a moderately intense mind training for those who are interested to deepen their meditation experience.
  • Jul 20, 2024, 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Forest Temple is inviting all friends and supporters to celebrate the summer event Asalha Puja 2024 (also known as the Dhamma Day) and the beginning of Vassa (three months rains retreat) on Saturday, 00 July 2024 at Santikaram Forest Temple.
  • Jul 25, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – Jul 27, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A mediation camp at the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. Amediation camp offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth.
  • Jul 29, 2024, 10:00 PM GMT+2 – Aug 04, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Individual meditation retreat is suitable for advanced meditators who would like to deepen their meditation practice and gain deeper insights and understanding. Meditators are guided idividualy based on daily interviews with a Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Sati Santikaro Thera.
  • Aug 15, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – Aug 17, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A mediation camp at the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. Amediation camp offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth. RSVP
  • Aug 19, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – Aug 25, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Individual meditation retreat is suitable for advanced meditators who would like to deepen their meditation practice and gain deeper insights and understanding. Meditators are guided idividualy based on daily interviews with a Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Sati Santikaro Thera.

Past Events

  • Jun 06, 2024, 10:00 AM – Jun 08, 2024, 3:00 PM
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Meditation retreat for advanced meditators as well as for beginners. On this retreat, a few techniques of the Buddhist meditation (samatha-bhavana and vipassana-bhavana) are practiced. It is a moderately intense mind training for those who are interested to deepen their meditation experience.
  • May 26, 2024, 11:00 AM – 7:00 PM
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Forest Temple is inviting all friends and supporters to celebrate the Vesak Festival 2024 (also known as the Buddha Day) on Sunday, 26 May 2024 at Santikaram Forest Temple.
  • May 16, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – May 18, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A mediation camp at the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. Amediation camp offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth.
  • May 06, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – May 12, 2024, 3:00 PM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Individual meditation retreat is suitable for advanced meditators who would like to deepen their meditation practice and gain deeper insights and understanding. Meditators are guided idividualy based on daily interviews with a Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Sati Santikaro Thera.
  • Apr 25, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – Apr 28, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Individual meditation retreat is suitable for advanced meditators who would like to deepen their meditation practice and gain deeper insights and understanding. Meditators are guided idividualy based on daily interviews with a Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Sati Santikaro Thera.
  • Apr 18, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2 – Apr 20, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A mediation camp at the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. A mediation camp offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth.
  • Apr 08, 2024, 10:00 PM GMT+2 – Apr 15, 2024, 3:00 PM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Individual meditation retreat is suitable for advanced meditators who would like to deepen their meditation practice and gain deeper insights and understanding. Meditators are guided idividualy based on daily interviews with a Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Sati Santikaro Thera.
  • Mar 17, 2024, 9:00 AM GMT+1 – Mar 23, 2024, 9:00 AM GMT+1
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Meditation retreat for advanced meditators. On this retreat, a few techniques of the Buddhist meditation (samatha-bhavana and vipassana-bhavana) are practiced. It is a moderately intense mind training for those who are interested to deepen their meditation experience.
  • Mar 10, 2024, 12:00 PM – Mar 15, 2024, 5:00 PM
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Individual meditation retreat is suitable for advanced meditators who would like to deepen their meditation practice and gain deeper insights and understanding. Meditators are guided idividualy based on daily interviews with a Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Sati Santikaro Thera.
  • Feb 29, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+1 – Mar 02, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+1
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A meditation camp in the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. A meditation camp in the forest temple offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth.
  • Feb 24, 2024, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM GMT+1
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Forest Temple invites all friends and supporters to celebrate together the Magha Puja Day (also known as the Sangha Day) on Saturday, 24 February 2024 at Santikaram Forest Temple.
  • Feb 12, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+1 – Feb 18, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+1
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Individual meditation retreat is suitable for advanced meditators who would like to deepen their meditation practice and gain deeper insights and understanding. Meditators are guided idividualy based on daily interviews with a Theravada Buddhist monk Bhante Sati Santikaro Thera.
  • Jan 18, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+1 – Jan 20, 2024, 10:00 AM GMT+1
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    A mediation camp in the forest temple is an intensive time spent focusing on counseling, meditation and self-development. A mediation camp in the forest temple offers the opportunity to step out of the usual stereotype and experience a nourishing space for your inner growth.
  • Oct 29, 2023, 9:00 AM – 1:00 PM GMT+1
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Forest Temple and Santikaram Association Slovakia are inviting all friends and supporters to join the Kathina Festival 2023 and the Pavarana Day at Santikaram Forest Temple.
  • Jul 30, 2023, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Association Slovakia is inviting everyone for the summer event Asalha Puja (also known as the Dhamma Day) and the beginning of Vassa (three months rains retreat) on Sunday, 30 July 2023 at Santikaram Forest Temple.
  • Jul 08, 2023, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Association Slovakia is inviting all members and friends to celebrate the very First Birthday on Saturday, 8th July 2023 at Santikaram Forest Temple.
  • Jun 03, 2023, 11:00 PM – 11:05 PM GMT+2
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Association Slovakia is inviting all friends and supporters to celebrate the Vesak Festival (also known as the Buddha Day) on Saturday, 3 June 2023 at Santikaram Forest Temple.
  • Mar 05, 2023, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM
    Santikaram Forest Temple, Stránske 290, 013 13 Stránske, Slovakia
    Santikaram Association Slovakia invites all friends and supporters to celebrate together the Magha Puja Day (also known as the Sangha Day) on Sunday, 5th March 2023 at Santikaram Forest Temple.