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.

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List updated:  December 3, 2021

There are currently 7-9 people staying at Aloka Vihara.

Pantry Items: (In general, for health reasons, we use foods that are less processed.)

  • Pumpkin seeds
  • Nut butters (with just nuts and salt)
  • Seed butters (ex: tahini or sunflower seed butter)
  • Seasonal vegetables
  • Unsweetened dry fruits
  • Tofu
  • Tempeh
  • Unsweetened soy milk
  • Horsetail tea
  • Dandelion tea

Currently we have plenty of almonds, honey, raisins, almond milk, oatmeal, lentils, dried beans.

Medical Items:

  • Magnesium
  • Activated Charcoal
  • Acetaminophen (Tylenol or generic brand)
  • Ibuprofen (Advil or generic brand)
  • Umcka
  • Nyquil / Dayquil (or generic brand cold/flu medicine)
  • Arnica homeopathic pellets

Household Items:

  • Used whet stone in good condition
  • Sharpening rod

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Thank you for your generosity and support!