Asia

City: Nakhon Pathom
Description:

Describes activities of bhikkhunis in Thailand: Songdhammakalyani temple and Buddhasavika Foundation.

 

City: Mulleriyawa - New Town
Description:

A spiritual organisation that organises Meditation Retreats around the world. Nirodha Retreats are taught by Bhante Samadhikusalo (also known as Dhammaruwan). The teaching is based mainly on the Satipattana Sutta of Theravada Buddhism. All retreats are practice-based, giving emphasis to an individual's experience, while providing a balanced theoretical background. 

Description:

Vietnamese Buddhist portal, in English and Vietnamese. Offers a worldwide directory of temples, art gallery, message board, news and more.

Description:

Buddhist portal of Cambodia. The website presents such sections as: Temple Events, Buddha Relics, Monks Pray, Dhamma Talk, Dhamma Text, Dhamma Library, Meditation Center, Meditation Group, Buddhist Radio, Buddhist TV, Buddhist Music, Wat Khmer.

City: Khwaeng Wat Bowon Niwet
Federal State: Krung Thep Maha Nakhon
Description:

Wat Bowonniwet Vihara is a first class Royal Buddhist monastery (Thai: raja wara vihara) of the Dhammayut tradition, located on the northeast side of Bangkok’s Ratanakosin island, just inside the old city wall bordering Banglumpoo canal, on Pra Sumeru road. The monastery’s name comes from the Pali language: Pavara+niwesa and translates as the Excellent Abode Monastery.

City: Muang
Federal State: Nonthaburi
Description:
  • Meditation System : Meditation based on the Four Foundations of Mindfulness, Mindfulness on breathing and other methods as taught in the Tripitaka (Scriptures).

  • Teaching Method : New arrivals are provided with instructions, then interviews are given as needed. There is group sitting and walking Meditation (see daily schedule).

  • Teacher : Acharn Sanong Katapunyo, Abbot (Thai; age 61)
    Acharn Sanong speaks english; a few monks and nuns speak english and help with translations.