Venerable Madawala "Bhante" Seelawamila, a Therevada monk from Sri Lanka, will present a seminar, "Buddhism In Your Everyday Life" on March 9 at the Spokane Buddhist Temple.
He currently serves as an adjunct professor at the Institute of Buddhist Studies in Berkeley, Calif., and was one of the principal speakers at the 65th Northwest Buddhist Convention at the Davenport Hotel in February of 2012.
During the past 25, the Ven. Madawala Seelawimala, known to most people simply as “Bhante,” has been instrumental in introducing the teachings of the Buddha to people throughout the West.
The seminar will be from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. (lunch on your own) for a $20 suggested donation.
To register call (509) 534-7954.
He will also be giving the dharma message at the temple at 10:30 a.m. on March 10.