Letchworth Dhamma Nikethanaya
Category: United Kingdom
Published: 01 Mar 2013
he Dhamma Nikethanaya Buddhist Academy is a delightful International Cultural Community Centre for Education, Meditation, Psychotherapy and Counselling. It is situated in Letchworth Garden City, in Hertfordshire in United Kingdom. The Centre was established in 2004. Ven Akurala Samitha is the founder and the head of the centre. Centre is open from 6AM till 9PM Seven Days of the Week.
Venerable Akurala Samitha (Bhante Samitha) is the Head of the Dhamma Nikethanaya Buddhist Centre for Education Meditation Psychotherapy & Counselling. He has been a Buddhist Monk for 25 years in Theravada School of Buddhism (Early Buddhism). He was born in Sri Lanka and graduated with special honours degree (2000) in Eastern and Western Philosophy at University of Peradeniya in Sri Lanka. He also obtained a Masters Degree (2002) in Buddhist Philosophy & Psychotherapy at University of Kelaniya (Colombo) in Sri Lanka. He had been a teacher for over 4 years in Government Sector in Sri Lanka and migrated to The United Kingdom in 2003 accepting an offer from Leeds University to study for his PhD.
69, Pix Road
Letchworth Garden City
Mobile: (UK): 0044(0) 7983 466 105
Centre Direct: (UK) 00 44 1462 641 688
Centre Fax: (UK) 0044(0) 1462 641 688
Web : www.buddhistacademy.com, www.letchworthbuddhism.com