Theravāda Buddhism Web Directory

Here you can find information about Vipassana meditation in the tradition of the Ven. Mahasi Sayadaw of Burma (now Myanmar).

Vipassanagruppen is a nonprofit organisation for people interested in insight meditation. Regular sittings, seminars and retreats. Swedish and English

The NBO was founded in 1993 to promote fellowship and dialogue between Buddhist organizations, to facilitate co-operation in matters of common interest and to work in harmony with Buddhist and likeminded organizations around the world.

Goljek Forest Hermitage – also called Samaṇadīpa – is a small monastic (samaṇa) sanctuary (dīpa) for small number of monks from the contemplative and conservative forest tradition of Theravāda Buddhism. It is the first of the kind in this part of Europe that follows the original teachings of the Buddha, as found in the early texts and has an unbroken linage from around 2600 years ago. The monks follow the high standard of the monastic code (vinaya) and the teaching (dhamma), which can be found in Theravādin countries (Thailand, Sri Lanka, Burma, Laos, Cambodia).

Samaṇadīpa uses two seperated lands. The main Hermitage's cottage (Ārāma) stands on a slope of half a hectare of land, and more than 3/4 of it is covered in forest. The cottage has the Shrine Room, the kitchen and two bedrooms; in the forest are two kuties, Abhaya Kuṭī and Piya Kuṭī. The second - more secluded and private property - has a cottage (Viveka Vihāra) with two bedrooms and one kuti (Viveka Kuṭī). The property is located about 20min walk from the Samanadipa Arama Vihara.

Samaṇadīpa welcomes visits from anyone who is interested in the Buddha's Teaching, meditation or seeking the answers to their existential problems. The main purpose of the place is to provide seclusion for monks, however any visitor is welcome to talk to monks and also could stay here overnight for few days.

Das Theravadanetz ist eine Arbeitsgruppe der Deutsche Buddhistische Union e.V. (DBU). Die wichtigsten Ziele und Aktivitten der DBU lassen sich in Punkten zusammenfassen. Wir wollen:

* Den authentischen Theravada-Buddhismus fördern,

* eine Rahmen schaffen fr Begegnung und Austausch zwischen Theravada-Buddhisten in Deutschland,

* den Austausch zwischen den verschiedenen Schulen des Buddhismus fördern

* den Theravada-Buddhismus vernetzen

* gemeinsame Projekte durchfhren  

Saddha – Associazione Amici del Santacittarama, nasce nell’estate del 2011 con lo scopo di favorire l’incontro di buddhisti laici che cercano buoni amici spirituali con i quali condividere la pratica, uniti da un comune riconoscimento del valore dei Rifugi e Precetti. È non dogmatica e inclusiva, aperta sia a praticanti da lunga data sia a persone che vi si stanno avvicinando da poco, in sinergia con tutte le altre Associazioni italiane o semplicemente gruppi di pratica che stanno lavorando su questo sentiero di sviluppo della consapevolezza nel mondo laico.

Svetainės tikslas - suteikti lietuviams, norintiems susipažinti su ankstyvaisiais Gautamos Budos mokymais, prieigą prie išverstų iš pali kalbos tekstų. Čia taip pat rasite kelis pažintinius straipsnius apie Theravados budizmą.

Москва
Этот сайт является проектом, который объединяет буддистов различных традиций, йогов, психологов. Всех нас связывает желанием побольше узнать об Дхамме Аджана Чаа и его учениках из монастырей как Востока, так и Запада.

Основная задача этого сайта - информировать о приездах и проводящихся ретритах (практических курсах) учителей, учеников Ланг По Чаа.
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Нашими общими усилиями уже были организованы приезды и ретриты в Россию и Украину учителей: Аджана Сумедо, Аджана Амаро, Аджана Джаясаро, Аджана Вимало, Аджана Ньянарато, Аджана Ньянадассано и Аджана Титамеды.

 

London

Details of retreats and Dhamma teachings.

See also: http://www.londonvihara.org.uk

 

Ljubljana

Društvo theravadskih budistov Bhavana je bilo ustanovljeno na dan Pavarane, dne 10. oktobra 2003. Sedež društva je v Ljubljani, Andreaševa 1. Društvo združuje ljudi, ki jih zanima budistična misel in praksa, s posebnim poudarkom na theravadski tradiciji, ter razvijanje te tradicije skozi meditativne, filozofske in moralno etične vidike.