Sundays at the Vihara

Join us at Pārāyana Vihāra in Port Townsend for a meal and/or Dhamma program

While we aspire to a regular weekly schedule, some weeks will vary. Please see details below.

Join us at 10:30 for the meal or at 1:30 for the Dhamma program.

10:30 am: Vihara opens
11:00 am – 1:30 pm: Meal offering to the monastics followed by pot-luck, then clean-up and time for tea and visiting
1:30 pm – 3:00 pm: Dhamma program including chanting, meditation, Dhamma reflection from Ayya Ānandabodhī and discussion
3:30 pm: Vihara closes


Upcoming dates and times:
July 21: meal and Dhamma program (10:30 – 3:30)
July 28: Dhamma program only (1:30 – 3:30)
August 4: closed
August 11: meal and Dhamma program (10:30 – 3:30)
August 18: Dhamma program only (1:30 – 3:30)
August 25: meal and Dhamma program (10:30 – 3:30)


We are located at 1442 Gise St in Port Townsend. Please be considerate of our neighbors and others when parking. Street parking is available for about 4 cars at the vihara. Additional street parking is available on surrounding streets and the Haines Place Park & Ride is a short walk away.

The teachings are freely given. If you would like to offer dana, please visit our donation page.