Samatha Vipassana Meditation Centre, its resident monks, Dhamma School, meditation programs, and all other religious activities are primarily supported by donations of our generous devotees. We kindly invite you to partake in this great meritorious effort. Your donations are eligible for income-tax deductions; ABVA will provide you official tax receipts. 
You may donate in any of the following ways:
Sign-up for a Pre-authorized Monthly Donation Plan 
This is the most effective way to provide your support. You may contribute any amount that fits your budget. To enroll, please complete this form (http://pad.abva.organd attach a void cheque or a pre-authorized payment information page obtained from your bank. Please drop them off or mail them to: 
Samatha Vipassana Meditation Centre
3454 37 Street. NW,
AB T6L 4Y9
Sponsor an Event 
You can also sponsor special events. Your sponsorships will be carefully utilized to cover the costs of hall rentals, transportation of monks, honorariums, and other expenses of the event. Sponsorship opportunities are available for: 
  • The Kathina ceremony
  • Vesak, Poson and/or New Year programs
  • Expenses related to needs and wellbeing of venerable monks
  • Monthly mortgage payment
  • Utility expenses
  • Meditation centre maintenance
To sponsor an event, please call us at 780-641-9795 or email us at

All sponsorship donations are income tax deductible and will be provided with official tax receipts.