For General Inquiries- Tel: 011 5822 4552

General Calling Hours: 09:00 AM-09:00 PM

Our Address:

Nuthall Road,
Email address: [email protected]

Inquiries for Sunday School- Tel: 011 5822 4552

General Calling Hours: 09:00 AM-09:00 PM

Sunday School Conducting Adress:

St Patrick's Church Hall
Back Lane, Watnal Road
NG16 1DS
Email address: [email protected]


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General enquiries

What is the best time to contact Shanthi Vihara?

The normal working hours are from 9:00 AM to 9:00 PM for both weekdays and weekends. You can contact anytime except for the mid-day meal time which is from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

Can anyone visit Shanthi Vihara?

Anyone regardless of their faith or ethnicity can visit the place. Buddhism is open to all of us.

Is there any mindfulness practice session who can participate?

We conduct weekend Mindfulness and meditation session on every Sundays at 6:00 PM. Anyone interested can join this session.

What is the appropriate term for calling a Buddhist Monk?

You can call "Venerable" for elder monks and "Reverent" for young monks. We prefer to be called from one of those or alternatively, you can call by saying "Bhante" which means "Venerable Monk"

Is this place a meditation centre?

This is a Buddhist Monastery in which we hold Buddhist meditation and mindfulness practice sessions on a weekend basis as well.

How can i support Shanthi Vihara?

You can support Shanthi Vihara by making a donation for us. Alternatively, you may participate in our upcoming events.

"Appamādō amata padam pamādō maccunō padam"

Hastening is a “deathless word”. Delay is a “death sentence”. One who makes haste attains the deathless status (Nibbana). One who negligent is like already dead.