Aloka Vihara Dana List

Dana List for Aloka Vihara

Pantry and Household Items


We are grateful for the generous responses of those who provide items on our dana list.

If you would like to offer midday meal dana, please click here for more info

If you would like to visit the vihara in the afternoon, please click here for more info.

We are also happy to arrange ‘Store Pick Up’ for non-food items, please get in touch with <>.


List updated: September 18, 2020

  • Peanut butter (natural: no sugar, no hydrogenated oils)
  • Almonds, Cashew nuts & Walnuts (natural: no salt or sugar, unroasted)
  • Dark chocolate (not containing milk, nuts or fruit)
  • Apple juice (no pulp)
  • Bon Ami cleaner
  • For the following items please choose ‘Store Pick Up’ for The Home Depot, Placerville:
  • Kathina “Wish List” 2020

Physical Gift Cards:
Holiday Market ~ groceries
Costco ~ groceries & gas
Grocery Outlet ~ groceries
Ace Hardware ~ maintenance
Home Depot ~ maintenance
Please send Gift Cards to: Aloka Vihara Forest Monastery, 2409 Tolowa Trail, Placerville, CA 95667.

E-Gift Cards:
Home Depot ~ maintenance
Please send E-Gift Cards to: Aloka Vihara Steward at <>.

If you would like to know about building projects and furnishings currently needed, please contact us at <>.

Thank you for your generosity and support!