Chiswick: Buddhism

A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 7, Acton, Chiswick, Ealing and Brentford, West Twyford, Willesden. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1982.

This free content was digitised by double rekeying. All rights reserved.

Citation:

Diane K Bolton. Patricia E C Croot. M A Hicks, 'Chiswick: Buddhism', in A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 7, Acton, Chiswick, Ealing and Brentford, West Twyford, Willesden, (London, 1982) pp. 95. British History Online https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/middx/vol7/p95a [accessed 18 May 2024].

Diane K Bolton. Patricia E C Croot. M A Hicks. "Chiswick: Buddhism", in A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 7, Acton, Chiswick, Ealing and Brentford, West Twyford, Willesden, (London, 1982) 95. British History Online, accessed May 18, 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/middx/vol7/p95a.

Bolton, Diane K. Croot, Patricia E C. Hicks, M A. "Chiswick: Buddhism", A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 7, Acton, Chiswick, Ealing and Brentford, West Twyford, Willesden, (London, 1982). 95. British History Online. Web. 18 May 2024, https://www.british-history.ac.uk/vch/middx/vol7/p95a.

BUDDHISM.

In 1964 a small relic of Buddha was enshrined (fn. 1) at no. 5 Heathfield Gardens, where in 1965 rooms were registered as the London Buddhist Vihara. (fn. 2) A single-storeyed library and meditation room were opened at the rear of the building in 1975. (fn. 3)

Footnotes

  • 1. The Times, 13, 19 Oct. 1964.
  • 2. G.R.O. Worship Reg. no. 69940.
  • 3. Chiswick and Brentford Gaz. 3 Apr. 1975.