Religious Center

Islamic Society of Central Florida

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 25 October 2006.

Phone: 407-273-8363
Email: ISCF@aol.com
Website: http://www.iscf.org
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History

The Islamic Society of Central Florida is 24 or 25 years old. The present building was constructed in 1985 after a number of objections filed by local residents were overcome. The area at that time was remote; neighbors wanted to...
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SGI-USA Orlando

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 11 October 2009.

Phone: 407-482-3939
Email: sgiusaorlando@bellsouth.net
Website: http://www.sgi-usa-orlando.org
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History

Soka Gakkai International in the United States (SGI-USA) sprouted roots in Orlando soil in the same manner as it has in other cities across America. In the 1960's Orlando was host to many Japanese war brides who became the founding women of SGI-...
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Greater Orlando Baha'i Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 26 October 2018.

Phone: 407-894-1777
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History

 The first stirring of Baha'i activities developed in Central Florida only sixty-eight years after the inception of the Baha'i Faith. William Ripley, a devout Baha'i who was afforded the privilege of hosting Abdu'l-Baha in his home in Washington, D.C., moved with his wife and daughter to Orlando, Florida in 1912. Infused with...
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Padmasambhava Buddhist Center

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 28 August 2015.

Phone: 407-830-4458
Email: rthibault@mindspring.com
Website: http://www.padmasambhava.org
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History

Janie Floren established Central Florida's first Nyingma Tibetan Buddhist Center in Longwood, Florida in February of 1989 assisted by theTibetan lamas.
The initial years of the Center brought forth challenges for the...
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Wat Florida Dhammaram

Information about this center is no longer updated. This data was last updated on 12 December 2013.

Phone: 407-397-9552
Email: watfloridadhammaram@yahoo.com
Website: http://www.watflorida.org
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Update

According to Than Bill of the monastery, the construction of the main buildings had just been completed at the time this profile was originally prepared. New beatifications have been added since then. Current construction of replicas of the four main Buddhist Pilgrimage Sites in India will be... Read more about Wat Florida Dhammaram

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