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Summer and no AC? HELP!
New A/C Unit Replacement Fundraiser
We are raising funds to cover the cost of a new A/C unit to replace the old air-conditioning unit on the East side of Wat Buddhametta which has literally died. This unit cools the living quarters for the monks and Ajahn Sarayut’s office. It is essential that we replace it with a new unit. The existing unit that we have is about over 20 years old; the technician suggested that more repairs would be a waste of money. The cost of a new unit could be up to $7,000. We are having estimates done now and hope to replace th...Read More
In the Buddhist tradition, teachings are offered free of charge, this is because the teachings from the Buddha are actually so valuable that no price could ever be attached to it. However, voluntary donations called dana are accepted. These voluntary contributions are not required nor expected, but available to those who wish to support the Sangha (monastic community), to preserve the teachings, and to make the teachings available to others. Dana is a form of giving and sharing. It is a fundamental, simple and easy way to train oneself to let go of greed, thus setting us o...Read More