Hillary Hitt is a student of the now deceased Venerable Buddhist Monk Scholar Ajahn Bhikkhu Buddhadasa. During her stay in Thailand over the last 21 years she has been working on translations of several of the great teacher's Dharma texts. She teaches The Dharma of the Theravada tradition and teaches the Anapanasati (Mindfulness With Breathing) Meditation practice taught at Suan Mokkh, The Garden of Liberation, located in Chaiya, Surat Thani.
The heartfelt wish of everyone at Wat Tam Wua is for all beings to be happy, peaceful, free from enmity and suffering.
Buddhist forest established by Venerable Ajahn Chah Subhaddo in 1954 so that monks, nuns and laypeople would have a place to study and practice the Teachings of the Buddha under Ajahn Chah's guidance. It aims at helping practitioners realize the end of suffering, and in its teachings focuses on methods such as being content with little, letting go, and putting forth right effort, so that students might attain the Path and the Fruit of practice, and realize Nibbana.
Together with the Dharma Chakkra Child Foundation in Sri Lanka, we promote and carry out charity projects in the fields of relief work, health care, education and Buddhist teachings, especially, but not exclusively in Sri Lanka.
Buddhist temple with resident monks, Malaysian Bhikkhu U Dhammasubho and Taiwan Bhikkhu U Sop?ka. Oriented on the teachings of Ven. Pa Auk Sayadaw.
Buddha Bhumi Buddhist Center Project is a non-governmental, religious, educational and social service organization for the all around development of mankind. This project is concerned with the education of the helpless and underprivileged children who do not have access to proper education. Besides that, it will conduct training programs to the Buddhist monks for the progress of the world peace.
Panditarama Lumbini offers a supportive, comfortable and peaceful setting for dhamma-students seeking practice. The meditation method is Intensive Vipassana in the tradition of the Venerable Mahasi Sayadaw of Myanmar, which consists of sitting meditation and formal walking meditation throughout the day. Almost daily interviews and regular Dhamma-talks in English. Meditators observe Noble Silence and keep eight precepts.
Panditarama Lumbini offers an ongoing retreat year-round. Meditators may schedule their individual retreat from a few days up to several months starting at any time of the year.
The resident teacher, Venerable Vivekananda, has trained with the Venerable Sayadaw U Panditabhivamsa of Myanmar for fifteen years. Venerable Vivekananda teaches meditation in English, Burmese, German and French.
Under the active leadership of founder/ organizer of the Vihara Ven. Bhikshu Jnanapurnik Mahasthavira, Vishwa Shanti Vihara was established on Oct. 5, 1984 in a piece of land with a new small monastery generously donated by a devotee Miss Chaitya Maya Shakya, for the noble purpose of strengthening Theravada Buddhist Education and Meditation practices and also as a centre for Buddhist studies and researches. Through the generous donation of Malaysian and Singaporean devotees it was renovated to its present form on Oct 25, 1997, especially to house a World Peace Buddhist School to produce educated and capable Buddhist monks and nuns, in order to produce man-power for upgrading and propagating Theravada Buddhism in Nepal.
Ananda Kuti Vihar is the first Theravada Vihar in modern Nepal, actively participating in the preservation and propagation of Theravada Buddhism through various ancient and modern techniques.
With the intension of further managing and organizing Pariyatti education which is now rapidly spreading and to make the enlightening knowledge of the Buddha available toall , All Nepal Bhikkhu Association (ANBA) approved Nepal Pariyatti Education.
The BDMS is dedicated to making known the teachings of the Buddha and encouraging its members to apply those teachings to their lives.
The Society publishes books and organizes talks, blessing ceremonies and activities for all.
The Society's spiritual advisor is Venerable S. Dhammika, the well-known Australian Buddhist Monk.
Wat Ananda Youth (WAY) was formerly known as the Ananda Metyarama Buddhist Youth Circle. The Ananda Metyarama Buddhist Youth Circle (AMBYC) was born on 23 November 1966. It was the first Buddhist Youth Circle in Singapore. 30 years since its inception, AMBYC is proud to record many memorable events and contributions to Buddhism and preserving the Thai Theravada Tradition in Singapore.
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Cakkavala Meditation Centre was established in August 2000 by a group of Buddhists who appreciate deeply the teachings of the Buddha and aspire to support each other in the learning and practice of the Buddhas teachings, especially in the area of meditation.
The society has been highly blessed with the strong support and close guidance from Sayalay Dipankara, an outstanding disciple of a great and highly respected meditation master, Ven. Pa-Auk Sayadaw of Myanmar.
The formation of Samadhi Buddhist Society is to propagate the teachings of the Buddha and to assist Buddhists in life's cultivation.
The Buddhist Library was established in 1981 with the aim of providing and promoting Buddhist education. Besides collecting resource material on Buddhism and related topics, it also conducts courses, talks and meditation retreats on a regular basis. It has published several books on Buddhist studies authored by renowned Buddhist scholars. One of the Library's recent innovations is the production of a video cassette on the Life of the Buddha in animation.
The Bodhiraja Buddhist Society was formed in 1998 to facilitate the practice of Buddhism and the teaching of Dhamma for the devotees and active supporters of the Bodhiraja Foundation in Singapore.
Conducts Puja services, Pali chantings, Dhamma talks, and pilgrimages to Sri Lanka.
Basic Buddhism course conducted by Vajiro (Richard) Chia is highly regarded and is a popular course. This twenty-two lessons intensive course is specially designed and tailored to suit the fast-paced and modern lifestyle. The course skilfully balances theoretical study of Dhamma with meditation practice, providing a strong basis for understanding of Buddha's teachings and a good foundation for mental development.