About Narasīhārāma

Venerable Maha Dhammadhiro Thera



  Bhikkhu Name         : Dhammadhiro
  Place of Ordination  : Wat Bovoranives Vihãra, Bangkok,Thailand.
  Date of Ordination   : December 31,1989
  Preceptor               : Somdet Phra Nyanasamvara,
  (Upajjhãya)              Somdet Phra Sangharaj
  Kammavãcãriya       : Phra Dhammadilok
  Anusavanãcãriya     : Phra Atthacariyanukic
  Education               : Thai National Pali Course (Pali Language)
                                Mahamakut Buddhist University (B.A.)

To facilitate good understanding & practice of the teachings of the Buddha 

Identify qualified Bhikku(s) and support a resident member or members of the Sangha belong to Dhammayut of America.
Facilitate local coordination of the general accomodation of monks in Columbus and its vicinities
Provide meditation instruction and retreat for beginners as well as advanced practitioners.
Encourage a hands-on practice of the Dhamma in one’s daily life.
Provide a free library and information center equipped with books and other audiovisual media to the public.
Provide free consultations to the community through collaborations with other community services
Provide direction for those who wish to devote their time to the pursuit of higher Buddhist goals.
Provide a place where Buddhist children may grow up with an understanding of what it means to be a Buddhist.
Invite and host guest speakers to engange in active discussion of any aspect of Buddhist practices.