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Energy as a Path to Success (Iddhipada)

An excerpt from Venerable Phra Payutto’s book ‘Buddhadhamma’ on energy as a path to success. Continue reading

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The Dhamma Is Our True Mother – Part 2

Part two of Ajahn Panyananda’s Dhamma talk given on Mother’s Day in which he talks about his early childhood in the south of Thailand and the love that Phra Chao Taksin felt for his mother. Continue reading

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The Dhamma is Our True Mother – Part 1

A Dhamma talk given by Ajahn Panyananda on Mother’s Day, 1990. Continue reading

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Enthusiasm as a Basis for Concentration

A description by Venerable Phra Payutto of how enthusiasm or love—one of the four paths to success—acts as a basis for concentration in Buddhist meditation. Continue reading

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Screwing Up Mindfully

A description by Ven. Phra Payutto on how performing an unskilful act with awareness and recognition is better than acting with the belief that nothing is wrong. Continue reading

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Escaping the Conditioning Influences of Society

A description of how to escape the controlling influences of society by way of right view and wise reflection. Continue reading

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Transcendent Right View

A description of how wise reflection cuts through the influencing power of social values and individual mental defilements. Continue reading

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Paisahn Sanchai

A blog describing the experiences of the channel and medium Paisahn Sanchai of Thailand. Continue reading

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Sayādaw U Jotika

Some wise words by Sayadaw U Jotika Continue reading

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Flood Waters

As the international media is reporting, Thailand is currently experiencing one of the worst floods in living memory. Hundreds of people have lost their lives and thousands more have been made temporarily homeless.

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