Theravada Buddhist Academy is established in affiliation with Lumbini Buddhist University, Lumbini under the active leadership of Ven. Bhikshu Jnanapurnik and duly incorporated under the umbrella of Vishwa Shanti Vihara on April 2012.
Theravada Buddhist Academy, New Baneshwor started Master 's programme in Theravada Buddhism amidst a grand function at Vishwa Shanti Vihara on August 18, 2012 with Ven. Aggamahapandita Bhadanta Nyanissara Mahasthavira (Sitagu Sayadaw), of Myanmar as the chief guest.
To promote Theravada Buddhist Studies in Nepal and promote research activities in Buddhism.