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Biography of Venerable Shravasti Dhammika

Venerable Shravasti Dhammika was born in Australia in 1951. He was ordained as a Buddhist monk in India and later lived in Sri Lanka where he became well-known for his efforts to promote Boddhism. He worked in Singapore in 1985 being a spiritual Advisor to the Dhamma Mandala Society and several other Buddhist groups.

Venerable Dhammika has taught at the Education Department's Curriculum Development Institute and also made several television films for the Institute. Among the books he wrote include All about Buddhism, Good Question Good Answer, Matrceta's Hymns to the Buddha, Gemstones of the Good Dhamma, Encounters with Buddhism and The Edicts of King Asoka.

The Venerable authored an interesting article called "A Pligrim's Guide to Buddhist India" and can be contacted at email:
– Some of Bhante’s books and articles can be read at . You can also read his Good Question Good Answer in 37 different languages at

All the impressive Buddhist books collection by Bhante available are:-

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Note: Venerable will be returning back to Australia on February 01 , 2017. Bhante will be spending his time writing books and dharma propagation in Australia during his retirement days

Bodhi Tree Planting At Nanyang Hill
Nanyang Technological University Singapore

Gathering at Buddha Dhamma Mandala Society Singapore
January 2017


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