Buddhist Temple & Meditation Center


About Tam Bao Temple

To avoid all evil, to cultivate good, and to purify one’s mind

this is the teaching of the Buddhas. (Dhammapada 183)

Tam Bao Meditation Center is one of the biggest and oldest Buddhist temples in Louisiana. Located in Baton Rouge, this center has served members and practitioners locally as well as those who come from New Orleans and Lafayette since 1985.

Weekly Schedule

Weekly activities at Tam Bao Temple

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Chanting, Dharma Talk, Community Lunch

7:00 PM – 8:00 PM

AA Group

7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Meditation, Chanting, Dharma Talk

7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Meditation, Chanting, Dharma Talk

7:30 PM – 9:00 PM

Meditation, Dharma Talk, Group Discussion

7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

Meditation, Chanting, Dharma Talk

Upcoming events

Events, retreats, and celebrations at Tam Bao Temple

  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese) Pháp thoại ngày 22 tháng 3, 2020 Pháp thoại Chủ Nhật ngày 29 tháng 3, 2020 “Lợi ích của sự sợ hãi” – Pháp thoại Chủ Nhật ngày 5 tháng 4, 2020 “Cẩn thận với những suy luận” – Pháp thoại Chủ......

  • In response to the recommendations of CDC and other governmental agencies, we have made the decision to postpone our “Mindfulness Day for Mental Health Professionals.” If the virus passes through quickly, we will reschedule the workshop as early as possible, being aware of the upcoming......

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Buddha’s teachings

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