Khmer History

Khmer could be enlarged, developed, and civilized by one strong powerful king or leader. He was basically a strong fighter, skillful leader, religious believer, and nationalist.



Venerable Thor Bunthoeun 2558


This is another one to unite Wat Jotanaram and Watt-Samakki for social harmony and prosperity in New York Khmer Buddhist society. It is really a great deal when trying to bring the temple and temple, monks and monks, lay Buddhists and lay Buddhists, monks and lay Buddhists closer and closer to each other for present and future understanding very well. Unity and solidarity are a source of peace, happiness, and prosperity.

May not all living beings misunderstand but put all efforts to understand each other mentally verbally physically without love, hatred, fear, and ignorance.

This is my duty in my life mentally verbally physically.

with Dhamma,

Ven. Kandaal


The Most Sad News

Angkor and other castles could built because of this Brahmavihara.

Angkor and other castles could be built because of this Brahmavihara: Metta, Karuna, Mudita, and Upekha.

Whatever have happened in our family members affected to our temple. If community leaders live their lives with Metta loving-kindness, Karuna compassion, Mudita sympathetic joy, and Upekkha tranquility, that community is united strongly peacefully happily prosperously continuously.