Current Opening Hours

9 - 5 weekdays and most Saturday afternoons.

Saturday appointments can be made by contacting

The Tara Institute Shop has a great selection of Buddhist books from many popular publishers ranging from basic to complex teachings and general advice on good daily living. From introductory to advanced Buddhist teachings, from parenthood to death and dying, from anger management to biographies, we have a choice to please everybody.


We also carry a large selection of gifts and ritual objects, ornaments and artefacts.


As well as books, we also have available:

  • Cards and Photos

  • Malas (Rosaries)

  • Candles

  • Singing Bowls

  • Incense and Incense Holders

  • Prayer Wheels

  • Wall Hangings

  • Selection of Jewellery: Earrings, Bracelets, etc

  • Water Bowls

  • Ritual Objects

  • Meditation Stools

  • Cushions

  • Shawls

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Tara Institute

... is an affiliate of the FPMT, Foundation for
the Preservation of the Mahayana Tradition

Buddhist Meditation Centre Melbourne

© 2020 Tara Institute

3 Mavis Avenue

Brighton East, Victoria 3187


Tel: +61 3 9596 8900

Mob: 0492 876 677

Office hours:

9:00am - 5:00pm weekdays

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