Anyone is warmly welcome to visit Ārāma Karunā Sevena any time of the year except for the periods of meditation retreats, which will be indicated in the news page on this website.


If you are interested in getting to know and practicing the Buddha’s teaching, developing your meditation practice and spiritual growth, the Ārāma Karunā Sevena will be a place where you can find peace, kindness, and acceptance. You may also have the opportunity to meet and talk to bhikkhunī Visuddhi and obtain a direct mediation of the Buddha’s teaching.  

Stay overnight

Overnight stay is open to anyone thanks to the new building for lay practitioners “Viveka”, which is a secluded and safe space.

  • The current availability of overnight stays is limited to 9 people at time. In cases of many requests, you can be asked to share the room with other practitioners. We confide in your understanding and kindness in respecting other people’s silence and their space. We try our best to assure you have the most secluded accommodation possible;

  • Both short-term and long-term stays are possible upon prior arrangement. It is necessary to inform the ārāma in advance providing the arrival and departure dates; 

  • If you wish to spend a period of time in the Arama Karuna Sevena, we kindly invite you to complete the application form. Upon receipt of the form, we will contact you to provide more information about your stay.

Regular activities

• meditation and meditation seclusion
• sutta study class (discourses of the Buddha)
dhamma school for children
• lectures in the schools

Prior to your stay, we invite you to check for more information on the Meditation Seclusion page, rules and conduct and the Frequently asked questions pages.


If you have any further questions or doubts, we will be happy to help you. Feel free to contact us any time at the email below.

The contact to support projects and activities of the Association Karuṇā Sevena: 6855804001/5500, IBAN: CZ6755000000006855804001, SWIFT: RZBCCZPP  - The funds are used to cover the basic monastic needs of the Venerable bhikkhunī Visuddhi, such as - robe, food, medicine and abode (this also covers transportation, accommodation, air tickets, etc.). Distribution of books, construction of the meditation room, the furnishing of the monastery KS, insurance, utility bills, etc. Tax deductible in the Czech Republic. Please state the reason for the donation with the following note" For the Association KS."

The contact for the project Suriya Lamai: 6855679001/5500, IBAN: CZ4955000000006855679001, SWIFT: RZBCCZPP

- The intention of the project Suriya Lamai “The Children of the Sun” is to enable children from poor families to develop and educate themselves and to provide them with basic needs. The donation is tax deductible in the Czech Republic.

Neither of the above is a public collection, and therefore we ask all donors to add their contact information to their gift, so that we can issue a donation agreement contract or a donation receipt. We thank all the donors.

Link to the Paypal for foreign donors:

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