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Buddhist Prison Pen-pals

These are all the Buddhist prisoners we have listed on If you would be interested in corresponding with a Buddhist prison pen-pal, please select one from the list below.


Hi, I’m Dziyana,

I’m a Russian lady who has lived in the U.S. for the last 5 years. I’m looking for someone that is supportive and loyal. You must be family oriented. I would like my partner to be able to visit me as I have only a year sentence. I will be released soon and ready to start a new life. So get in touch soon.

Please use white paper and envelopes when writing me also...

Hispanic/Latino AmericanBuddhist

Who would have guessed you would find such a charismatic, compassionate catch on this website? But here I am!

I am a forty year old drug and alcohol counselor who loves helping people. Working out, listening to music, reading, journaling, collage and spending time with friends are all important to me.

I am looking to connect with fun-loving, open-minded people who like to write...


Hi! Looking for a good friend to have a delightful conversation and laugh with.

I am easygoing, workout, play drums, and like all kinds of music.

If you want a good listener to talk to, contact me on JPay or the address below.

Asian AmericanBuddhist


My name is Wilson. I’m a 31 year old Scorpio and my nationality is Laotian. I was born in Sacramento, California and then moved to Washington at the age of 14.  I went to prison at the age of 17. I had my ups and downs while being incarcerated at such a young age.

Now I’m looking forward to the next chapter of my life. I’m currently in school for welding. This is my...

American Indian/Alaska NativeBuddhist

Hello World,

It’s not by chance that you are now reading this. This moment was meant to happen, one of those times in our lives when the course is forever afterwards altered. This is the start of our journey together that will take our lives in new and unexplored directions.

I am looking for friends and partners to share my life, past, present and future with. This is no small...

Hispanic/Latino AmericanBuddhist

Hey, my name is Sergio.

I’m looking to meet a few friends so I can pass the remainder of my time with. I’ll be home really soon, by next year actually.

I recently finished my trade in Automotive. I’ll be going back to college for computers though. As you can see, I like messing around with cars and technology. I also like MMA and cooking! I enjoy traveling a lot, so once I’m...

Profile Alert! Coming home as early as 12/16/2020! Send Welcome Home Guide.


My name is Artem. I’m looking to meet new friends who can write to me. I enjoy writing poetry, reading and practicing Yoga. I speak fluent Russian, English and Spanish. Also, I graduated from Boston University (Prison Education Program) with a Bachelor’s Degree in Liberal Arts and continue to self-educate myself.

Thank you for visiting my profile. I can be reached at the...


Hi, my name is Robert. I'm looking for a genuine special kind of friendship. I'm an interesting cat who loves life: enjoys nice, clever, funny, energetic, and stimulating people. I love knowing that this planet is abundant with them.

I've made many mistakes and don't judge or pretend to know all the answers, if I did I probably wouldn't be in prison, 101. I'm working hard on fixing my...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 11/22/2020

Thanks for stopping by my profile. My name is Brent and I'm looking for pen-pals, friends, legal help, and possible employment opportunities. I'm very laid back, get along with everybody, and would love to chat and get to know someone. I am very easy to talk to because I'm an excellent listener and intelligent.

People often come to me for advice or to lend an ear. I love meeting people...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 11/14/2020
Ricky Khamphoumy #AC2080 - Primary Picture
Asian AmericanBuddhist

What's up World!

How are you doing?  But before we go any further, first allow me to introduce myself.  My name is Ricky and I am currently incarcerated at the facility listed.  I was sentenced to 23 years with 85%, so I have to bring 19 years and some change.  I’ve been down since the age of 17, January of 2009.  I am now 29 and looking for someone to...

Asian AmericanBuddhist

A little about myself... I am a motivated, hard-working, and business-minded individual that has come to a roadblock in my life and is on the road to better myself and become successful in all aspects of life. The way I look at life is, it's not how many times you win, but how you recover and learn from your failures and mistakes that count.

Before I came to this minor setback in life...


Hi there,

My name is David (“Shamrock” to my friends) Martin and I'm searching for a few good people to share some time, and life experiences with.   I'm 36 years old, 5’ 11” tall, weigh 190 pounds, and have a big Irish bucket head.  (Grin)

My interests include, but aren't limited to:  Reading classic literature, studying law, martial arts, listening to...

Asian AmericanBuddhist


I’ve been trying to meet new people but being incarcerated makes it so hard to find anyone who would give me the time. It sucks, but I understand. I hope that putting myself on this website it can increase my chances to find someone who is open minded enough to not see my situation as a deal breaker? I’m a good man who made mistakes as a kid and hopefully I can find someone to...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 11/29/2020
Profile Alert! Added Education Profile on 11/29/2020
Asian AmericanBuddhist

Hi! My name is Darance. Everybody calls me Dada. I am 27 years old and a single man. I am looking for someone to have a relationship with. I am a proud father of 1.

I have a good sense of humor. I am a kind person, positive, and very funny. I am athletic and can play any sports. I also can draw and I can cut hair. There is a lot of stuff I can do but there is one that I can think...



My name is Kimthul. I grew up in St. Paul, Minnesota. I am Cambodian. I’m looking for a meaningful friendship. I’m willing to devote my time to you and you alone.

I enjoy the simple things in life. I love cooking my own favorite dish like spaghetti for my family and friends. I’m a foodi at heart.

I spend my time playing chess, practicing Tai Chi and reading...

Micah Harris #F43294Picture 2
Black/African AmericanBuddhist

How’s it going, everyone?

My name is Micah Harris. I was just attempting to reach out from behind my iron temple seeking friendship in hopes of escaping into the minds of all the wonderful people out there. As for me, I am just holding you down to counting the days until I am free again.

I am an avid reader; I’ve read a ton of books.  I love working out; I keep my mind,...

Asian AmericanBuddhist

I am 5’9”, 190 pounds. I’m Asian and White. I’m tatted up and I’m a tattoo artist. I cut hair and I’m from Dallas, Texas.

I’m in search of a pen-pal who would not mind writing and developing a friendship. Someone said that a stranger is just a friend you have not met yet. I also believe that true friendships slowly be built on trust, respect, honesty, appreciation, sincerity and...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 11/15/2020
Profile Alert! Added Education Profile on 11/15/2020

My name is Sam. I’m very outgoing, I have a great sense of humor, and I also love to make people laugh. I play and write music and made a living as a tattoo artist. There is a lot more to learn about me but let’s save that for future conversations.

I’m looking for friends. I want someone who can spark my interest mentally and emotionally. I want someone who can be here for me and help...

Black/African AmericanBuddhist

Greetings to all who stop and proceed to read these short enlightening 250 words. For those who do take the time to read my words, hopefully, I do not sound unreasonable or discouraging. However, my drawn out incarceration may have something to do with my lack of cynicism. I discovered long ago my existence doesn’t have to be defined by my present situation, and by the Life-of-me I will not...

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 10/20/2020
Profile Alert! Added Education Profile on 10/20/2020

I'm looking for some good conversations, whitty sense of humor, free time for internet search delving, inquisitiveness, mindfulness, compassion, dogged determination, someone willing to pursue a righteous cause, morally grounded, and open enough to understand that the criminal legal process can be corrupt and pathetic. Or someone who just wants to chat about whatever. 

Goal number...

Profile Alert! This profile was updated on 10/20/2020
Black/African AmericanBuddhist

Well, Hello! My name is Gimel, I'm 32 years old. I've been incarcerated since 2004 for Armed Robbery.

Despite the turn of events that led me to incarceration, I am actually an outgoing person, who loves the company of good people. I would like to think that I have a very good listener as well as being able to engage in stimulating conversations. I would state that I love to laugh and I...


I'm seeking new and positive friends or someone to read a book with.

My interests are in philosophy, animal rights, non-profit business, and vigorous exercise. I am currently enrolled in college and working on an associate's in business.

Open to hearing from all walks of life. All weirdo's welcome.

Profile Alert! This profile is new! It was just posted on 11/19/2020

I'm not the person I was in 2018 when I made the biggest mistake of my life, but I've taken the last couple of years becoming the person I never thought I could be.

So now that I'm coming to the end of my sentence, I'm looking for friends that share the mindset, goals, and ambitions that I have learned to live by.

If you interested in learning more, send me an email at www.jpay...


My name is Maitland Kamaunu.   I was born in Kaui, Hawaii on August 9, 1995.    Moved to Ashland, Oregon at a young age.   I do visit the islands and plan on moving to Kaui when I’m off papers.   I’m 23 years old, young, insightful, understanding, easy to get along with.   Don’t be indecisive to write.   I am a Leo, very...

Allan Abruzzino #A472-593 - Primary Picture

Hey Everyone. My name is Allan and I'm looking to meet some new people and make some new friends... I'm open to writing everyone and enjoy a good diversity of people.

I have a lot of interests and try to stay as busy and positive as possible. I'm doing a stretch and earned the time they gave me and now I'm trying to do the best I can with it. I really enjoy reading. I read anything but...