Past Events

Kathina Day

Kathina Day celebrates the completion of the 3 month rains retreat. To celebrate, the lay community offer the monastic community gifts of robes and supplies. “It is both a significant and joyful occasion that, over time, has become emblematic of the richness of the relationship that exists between the lay people and the monastics. This […]

Registration for Joseph Kappel Retreat

There is a Thursday evening Service on October 18th 7-9 pm. With Chanting and Meditation with Thai Monks followed by a Dhamma Talk by Joseph. No Registration required. Two Non-Residential Retreats: Friday October 19th and Saturday October 20th at 9:00am to 4:30pm. Lunch is provided by the generosity of the Thai Buddhists. There is no […]

September Retreat Registration – Closed

Sorry but we have already scheduled lunch and cannot take late registrations.  Please consider the non-residential retreat in October. Thank you. The “Weekend Retreat” starts on Friday evening at 7 pm, and ends on Saturday evening at 9 pm. Please note there is no Sunday Retreat any more.  You can stay overnight at the Temple, […]

Asalha Puja Day

ASALHA PUJA DAY is one of Theravada Buddhism’s most important festivals, celebrating the day on which the Buddha gave the first sermon, called the Dhammacakkappavatta Sutta, the doctrine of the Four Noble Truths, to his five former yogis at the Deer Park in Benares, India. This first pivotal sermon, is often referred to as “setting into motion the wheel of dharma”. Anyakonthanya, one […]

Visakha Puja Day

Visakha Puja, is an extremely important day in the Buddhist tradition, for it was on this day that the Buddha was born, and 35 years later awoke to the unexcelled right self-awakening, and another 45 years later passed away into total nibbana. In each case, these events took place on the full-moon day in May, […]

Dharma Study Examination (NO SUNDAY SERVICE)

There is NO Sunday Service this day because we need space for the Examination.  However, if you are not taking the test, you can be part of the event by volunteering for the event.  We need help in setting up and cleaning.  If you’re Interested, please contact Duen (425) 293-4002 or email to info@atamma.org

Magha Puja Day

On this auspicious day, come to the Temple to give alms to monks, observe the Eight Precepts, practice renunciation, and meditate. Also participate in the candle ceremony walking around the temple clockwise three times holding a lighted candle, flowers, and incense. Magha Puja day commemorates an important event in the life of the Buddha when some ten months […]

Northwest Buddhist “Day of Mindful Recovery”

Join us for a day of meditation practice with your peers in recovery.  Learn how the Buddha’s teachings on ethical behavior and mindfulness meditation can enhance your current  program of recovery. Together we will explore craving using mindfulness meditation and discussion. We will begin and end the retreat with a Buddhist recovery meeting, and  explore […]

18th Annual Picnic

Please join us at our 18th Annual Picnic.  There will be 30 or more food vendors (local Thai restaurants + family prepared food) There will be parking on one side of 176 Ave., and NE 195th St. until there is no more spaces available.  Then parking will be at Leota Junior high-school parking lot located at […]