Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)
Buddhist temple set in idyllic grounds.
The first Buddhist temple in the United Kingdom lies hidden away on a residential street on the edge of Wimbledon Park. Transferred here in 1976 from its original home in Richmond, the centre is primarily a centre for the dissemination of theoretical and practical Buddhist teachings but respectful visitors are welcomed to explore its colourful temple and grounds. The Temple consists of a house where the monks live and a cottage. An ornamental lake, a small grove, flower garden and an orchard decorate the four-acre grounds.
Monastic ceremonies, Thai architecture, contemplation and calm.
Did you know?
This is Europe's only Thai temple.
LondonTown.com - Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple) Location Map
Further articles featuring Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple) on LondonTown.com
With an exciting calendar of entertainment, 2016 is another special year in London. Find out what's happening throughout the capital with our thorough guide to the best 2016 London events.
Hotels near Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel from £44 29% off
200 High Street, SW19 | 2 miles from Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)
Set in a delightfully leafy part of South London, this budget hotel offers all the gentle pleasures of Wimbledon, but, with the Northern Line right on ... More
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel from £84 25% off
52-54 Upper Richmond Road, SW15 | 37 minutes from Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)
Located in west London's attractive Putney area, the Lodge Hotel offers a superior standard of accommodation, with rooms divided into three categories: standard, executive and luxury. ... More
London > Attractions > Museums
All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club Church Road, Wimbledon, SW19 | 6 minutes from Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)
Visit the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum for the history and background to the world's favourite tennis tournament and one of the most celebrated venues in London. ... More
London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
Church Road, SW19 | 6 minutes from Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)
The only Grand Slam tournament to be played on grass, Wimbledon is the favourite of many players and a highpoint of the tennis year. Held at ... More
Also in Calonne Road Wimbledon LONDON
Our recommendations in the same street as Buddhapadipa Temple (Thai Temple)