Venerable Nugegalayaye Jinananda Thero
Venerable Nugegalayaye Jinananda TheroVenerable Nugegalayaye Jinananda Thero is a resident monk at the Hilda Jayewardenaramaya Buddhist Monastery since July 2008. He teaches meditation and holds Dhamma discussions.
Venerable Mahagama Suneetha Thero
Venerable Mahagama Suneetha Thero is a Sri Lankan Theravada Buddhist monk who joined recently with Hilda Jayewardenaramaya Buddhist Monastery to serve the community with his Dhamma experience.
Venerable Mahagama Suneetha Thero received his novice ordination in 1990 at the age of 11 at Nigrodharamaya Buddhist temple, Galle, Sri Lanka. After successful completion of the primary monastery education at Midigama Sirisumana Pirivena, he entered into Kelaniya University, Colombo for bachelor’s degree. He studied languages such as Sanskrit, French, and German, additional to Buddhist philosophy in practice. He is graduated in 2004 with first class credit. He also completed the post graduate diploma in psychological counselling at the education faculty, university of Colombo in 2010.
Venerable Suneetha thero has been visiting some countries in Europe and Asia to share his Dhamma knowledge with different communities. He is a well-trained meditation teacher and will instruct people during his stay at the Hilda Jayewardenaramaya Buddhist Monastery, Ottawa.